Marty Thomas is a director of movies, popular commercials, original content for NBC/Universal/E! Entertainment and media for Amnesty International filmed in Rome. Since the 90's Marty has also directed top ten MTV music videos and still enjoys doing them when time/budgets allow. Some of his favorite artists to work with were Erika Girardi (Erika Jayne), Chris Rock, Xzibit, Tupac Shakur, Eazy-E, MC Ren, Ice Cube, Craig Mack and Skee-Lo. With these and other artists Marty's work garnered awards for the recording artists with many nominations and wins from MTV VMA Awards, the American Grammy Awards, the Billboard Music Video Awards and others. In 2017 he was honored by The (London) Daily Telegraph for "artistic and innovative contributions to the mediums of film and music videos". In 2016 Marty received a Congressional Citation from the United States Congress in recognition of his visual work for Amnesty International. He co-owns award-winning production company Ridiculous Pictures Studio, LLC.
Jon Z's twenty-five years of writing and producing movies, commercials, documentaries and music videos have garnered him many memorable moments and several awards including an Emmy and the Cine Golden Eagle. Jon also produced/directed the film, Roaring Camp, an official selection at the San Diego Film Festival in 2013. Raised partly in Western Australia, Jon is known for bringing travel and historical perspective to his work. Like most people working in the entertainment industry, Jon is the author of numerous un-produced screenplays that are in various stages of development. His favorites among these are the psychological thriller, “Blood Lake", the romantic comedy, “As Love Would Have It", and the action thriller, “Gabriella’s Revenge". Currently Jon is working feverishly with director, Marty Thomas and the rest of the production team at Ridiculous Pictures Studio putting the finishing touches on a new dramatic television series.
VALENTINA LAURA AGOSTINI
Assistant to Marty Thomas
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