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Oscar Shortlist

Hello Everyone It was an incredible few days since we received this surprising news of our indy film The Dam Keeper’s inclusion of the Oscar Shortlist of 10 films. We received so many many emails celebrating the achievement of this film and we were anxious to write something about it. As there are certain restrictions […]


Dear Friends As of last Friday, July 11th, 2014, after 7 years of dream-come-true time of my life, I decided to leave Pixar Animation Studios to pursue new adventures with yet another former Pixar artist Robert Kondo. Before I joined Pixar, I always heard how incredible Pixar was. How the company was purely interested in […]


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It’s been 3 years…..

I’ll be having my annual Artists Help Japan fundraiser starting tomorrow, the third year mark of the Tohoku earthquake/tsunami disaster in Japan. 100% of the proceeds will go to non profit Peace Winds. There are still more than 200,000 people away from home in the affected area. We think(or would like to believe) things got […]

The Dam Keeper Official Trailer

We just released the official teaser of our independent short The Dam Keeper We will premiere at Berlin International Film Festival next Tuesday!