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Northside Festival Band Announcement

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Northside Festival is NYC's largest and most accessible discovery festival. Hundreds of bands, entrepreneurs, filmmakers, innovators, and over 80,000 fans converge on Brooklyn over eight days to witness the most incredible showcase of "what's next" in music, film, entrepreneurship, and art.

  • Director: Sam Cohen + Erez Horovitz
  • Animation: Sam Cohen
  • Titles: Sarah Graves
  • Music: Edan feat. Insight

“Love Is Making It’s Way Back Home” – Josh Ritter

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This video was created with over 12,000 pieces of construction paper, shown as it was shot, with no effects added in post.

  • Director: Erez Horovitz
  • Concept: Sam Cohen + Erez Horovitz
  • Illustrator: Sarah Graves
  • Text Illustrator: Savannah Wolf
  • Lead Production: Marlie Pesek + Eric Giordano
  • Photo Editor: Felipe Sanchez
  • Technical Director: Ali Mohammed
  • Grip: James Wells
  • Production Assistants: Paige Ellis, Jacqueline Geisheimer, Angelina Zhou, Jesse Ashcraft-Johnson, Jovin Cronin, Faizan Ahmed, Ricardo Gonzalez
  • Produced at Danger!Awesome, special thanks to Nadeem Mazen and Ali Mohammed
  • Shot at Industry Lab, special thanks to Jamie Zigelbaum
  • Rigging provided by High Output, special thanks to Joe McLeish
  • And thanks to Jen Stark and Ghost Robot for their incredibly inspirational work.

“Beneath The Reach of Light” – Yellowbirds

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  • Director: Erez Horovitz
  • Concept: Sam Cohen + Erez Horovitz
  • Talk Show Host: Michael Hutcherson
  • Guest: Sam Cohen
  • DP: Erik Angra
  • AD: Michael Hutcherson / Matt Medeiros
  • Key Grip / Gaffer: James Sullivan
  • 1st Camera Assistant: Michael Ficara
  • 2nd Camera Assistant: Karen Phelps
  • Grip: Bryan Deblasi / Adam Bach
  • Art Department: Bryson Mooso / Vince Delgado
  • Makeup: Jeannie Vincent
  • Wardrobe: Emmy Serviss
  • Assistant Producer: Brian Yacino
  • Production Assitants: Hiba Bhatty / Hannah Cohen / David Lin / Ricky Gonzales / Jovin Cronin Wilesmith / Pampan Zhang / Yasmeen Mazen
  • So much thanks to The Coolidge Theater, Mark Anastasio, Katie Rowley, Kaitlyn Dombrowski, Ali Mohammad and Nadeem Mazen.
  • Produced at Danger! Awesome in Cambridge, MA

“Rainsong” – Chadwick Stokes

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  • Director / Animator: Sam Cohen

“The Rest of My Life” – Yellowbirds

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  • Director / Animator: Sam Cohen

C'mon, say Hello...

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