Alex Beckstead

Creative Director/Partner
Oh, the movie never ends It goes on and on, and on, and on.
Dad cracked a joke, all the kids laugh.
It was a fine idea at the time. Now it's a brilliant mistake.
Where all parents are strong and wise and capable and all children are happy and beloved. I don't know. Maybe it was Utah.
Do, or do not. There is no try.
If I speak, I am condemned. If I stay silent, I am damned!
Never hate your enemies. It affects your judgment.
I pride myself on the fact that my work has no socially redeeming value.
Oh make me feel good rock 'n' roll band. I’m your biggest fan. California I'm coming home.
Be respectful to your superiors, if you have any.
Gonna Make A Difference. Gonna Make It Right.
This above all: to thine own self be true.
On the first page of our story, the future seems so bright.
But my friends keep telling me to give it up. Saying I'm too young, I ought to live it up. What I need right now is some good advice, please.
Every rule I had you breakin' It's the risk that I'm taking.
If he was from Venus, would he feed us with a spoon? If he was from Mars, wouldn't that be cool?
I guess you guys aren't ready for that yet. But your kids are gonna love it.
I don't know about you, but I'm feeling 22.
Teeming with ideas. Will draw it on the whiteboard. Proud of the past, more excited about the future. Old Media cred: Screened at Sundance, aired on PBS. New Media cred: Liked by Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook. Passionate about dad jokes.
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Joelle Jaffe

Executive Producer/Managing Partner
Circus life under the big top world.
I'm like a tree. I feed the branches of the people.
Well, she used to have a carefree mind of her own and a delicate look in her eye.
I ain't running no damn daisy farm. My motto is "Do it my way or watch your butt!
Laugh it up, fuzzball.
Filling the darkness with order and light.
What have I ever done to make you treat me so disrespectfully?
This is show business, young lady. If you're nervous now, hah. Wait 'til you're on the air.
We are stardust. We are golden. And we've got to get ourselves. Back to the garden.
Grief can take care of itself, but to get full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with.
Don't blame it on the sunshine. Don't blame it on the moonlight. Don't blame it on good times. Blame it on the boogie.
Brevity is the soul of wit.
We're beautiful like diamonds in the sky.
Some boys kiss me, some boys hug me. I think they're O.K. If they don't give me proper credit. I just walk away.
Snap for the kids, snap for the kids. Snap in a circle three times.
I wish it was Sunday. ‘Cause that's my fun day. An I-don't-have-to-run day. It's just another manic Monday.
Great Scott!
There’s a fire inside of you that can’t help but shine through.
Knows how to bring order to chaos, and when to let it reign. Raised on musical theater, graduated to pop. Yale and UC Berkeley J-School trained her, hard work made her. Tells it like it is. Solves problems.
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Jim Barton

Creative Partner
Leading the wild and restless through the night.
And my head keeps spinning. Can't stop having these visions.
Even in a perfect world where everyone was equal I'd still own the film rights and be working on the sequel.
Look, let me explain something to you. I'm not Mr. Lebowski. You're Mr. Lebowski. I'm the Dude.
Never tell me the odds.
I am warning you Javert, I’m a stronger man by far.
I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse.
It isn't easy being Divine!
You could charm the diamonds off a rattlesnake.
When an audience does not complain, it is a compliment, and when they do it is a compliment, too, if unaccompanied by violence.
You've been hit by, you've been struck by, a smooth criminal.
Wisely and slow; they stumble that run fast.
I love your direction, hoping that the message goes.
Jimmy Jimmy, oh Jimmy Jimmy. Jimmy Jimmy, oh Jimmy Jimmy.
I've been thinking, I've been thinking.
Do what they say. Say what you mean. One thing leads to another.
The way I see it, if you're going to build a time machine into a car, why not do it with some style?
I grabbed a pen and an old napkin and I wrote down our song.
Brings big ideas and endless optimism. Tells you it’s great then makes it better, every time. Deep experience, boundless energy. Been there/done that includes TV Commercials, Web Films, Corporate Video and Broadcast Documentary.
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Matt Nixon

Post Coordinator/Jr. Editor Or in the words of...
Any way you want it That's the way you need it.
Star Wars fur, yeah I'm rockin' Chewbacca.
They beat him up until the teardrops start, but he can't be wounded 'cause he's got no heart.
I don't know...they were jammies...they had Yodas and shit on 'em!
But I was going into Tosche Station to pick up some power converters!
There is a castle on a cloud, I like to go there in my sleep, aren't any floors for me to sweep, not in my castle on a cloud.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart.
Power to the people who punish bad cinema!
There'll be new dreams maybe better dreams and plenty. Before the last revolving year is through. happy as a dog with two tails.
People always told me be careful of what you do. And don't go around breaking young girls' hearts.
Nature teaches beasts to know their friends.
#@$%^ better have my money!
All you need is your own imagination. So use it that's what it's for.
You wake up, flawless. Post up, flawless. Ridin' round in it, flawless. Flossin' on that, flawless.
You take the grey skies out of my way. You make the sun shine brighter than Doris Day. Turned a bright spark into a flame. My beats per minute never been the same.
My name is Lord Vader. I am an Extraterrestrial from the planet Vulcan.
Romeo, save me, they're trying to tell me how to feel. This love is difficult but it's real. Don't be afraid, we'll make it out of this mess. It's a love story, baby, just say, "Yes".
In-house MMA expert in both theory and practice. Committed note-taker and utility player. Passionate about film. Will teach the ways of the Force when it comes to using the espresso machine.

Damien Ivan

Art Director / Motion Designer Or in the words of...
We're sort of superstitious now. The albums that had the beetle on it did better than the ones that didn't.
That shit cray.
What’s so funny about peace, love, and understanding?
‘Have you read the Bible, Pete?’ ‘Holy Bible?’ ‘Yeah.’ ‘Yeah, I think so. Anyway, I've heard about it.’
Who's scruffy-looking?
As with stomachs, we should pity minds that do not eat.
Do you renounce Satan? BANG BANG I do renounce him BANG
You're cool, Allison. You just look square. Underneath it all, I think you're really hep.
When I heard ‘You can’t do that, you’re a girl,’ I went ahead and did it anyway.
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
Due to my strong personal convictions, I wish to stress that this film in no way endorses a belief in the occult.
Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.
I drink a lot of coconut water. It balances out all the other toxic stuff I put into my body.
I want to be like Gandhi, and Martin Luther King, and John Lennon... but I want to stay alive.
Y'all are so cute and y'all talk so proper over here. I love England.
I wish I was in Tijuana eating barbecued iguana.
1.21 JIGAWATTS???!!
When I'm 40 and nobody wants to see me in a sparkly dress anymore, I'll be like: 'Cool, I'll just go in the studio and write songs for kids.
Visual effects and animation magician. Obsessed with old-school movie magic. San Francisco native. Liaison to Hollywood and Silicon Valley. Part-time bear wrestler.