thistles and thorns credits

An ANIMI Collaborative Experience

Directed by Kalie Acheson

Written by Yazmin Monet Watkins & Kalie Acheson in colaboration with David Vieux

Executive Producer -  Kalie Acheson, Charles Latham, StandardVision, Beverly Simone

Co Producer - Tammy Sanchez, Evan Allen-Gessesse, Jessica Lopez  

Director of Photography - Kyle Stryker

Production Design - Charles Latham & Kalie Acheson

Editor - Charles Latham

Associate Producer - Caitlyn Brisbin, Brian Mayfield

Costume Designer - Archie Goats & Jenny Luna

Makeup Artist - Ryan Burke

Movement Director - Himerria Wortham

Children’s Book Photographer - Kavan Cardoza

Children’s book illustrator - Ariel Rucker

 

Production

First AD - Evan Allen-Gessesse

Second AD - Jacqueline Wilton

Production Supervisor - Liz Olenski

 

Cast (In Order of Appearance)

Goddess - Yazmin Monet Watkins

Fox - Himerria Wortham

Hummingbird - Kelli Wheeler

Hand - Brianna Lopez

Helpful Tree - Wyntergrace Williams

Venus Fly Trap - Misako Envela

Ancestor - Erinn Anova

Future Warrior 1 - Madison Watkins

Future Warrior 2 -  Zoe Watkins

 

Camera

Steadicam Operator - Jessica Lopez

MK-V Operator - Ruben Sjlutier

1st AC - Paul Goodin

2nd AC - Renni Pollock

Camera PA - Amanda Hamaday

 

Grip and Electric

Gaffer - Pony Gold

Key Grip - Gabriel Carnick

Additional Key Grip - Ashley Layne

Best Girl Grip - Rachel Bickert

Best Girl Electric - Christa Pedersen

Lighting PA - Chris Salas

 

Makeup

Additional Makeup - Allison McGillicuddy

 

Construction

Mitch Romero

Gus Edwards

Gabe Demonte-Finn

Josh Hargrave

 

Art

Lead Fabricator - Caitlyn Brisbin

Set Decorator - Brian Mayfield

Scenic Painter - Bev Klopfenstein

Art PA - Angel Lopez

Art PA - Crystal Tree

Art PA - Anna Akana

Art PA - Jan-Michael Losada  

Art PA - Matt Brugger

Art PA - Philip Nunez

Art PA - Sarah Gorski

Art PA - Renni Pollock

Art PA - Samuel Raymond

Art PA - David Smith

 

Production Assistants

Adam Rettek

Madeline Alonzo

James Harvey

Jacob Berman

Wynston Stanback

Shelby Ferguson

Orlando Tarango

 

Behind the Scenes

Ethan Coco

Jessica Luna

Mario Pujas

Mark Escribano

Sinziana Velicescu

Brianna Lopez

BTS Ronin Op - Najee Rawlins

 

Post Production

Score - Steady Holiday & Selina Carrera

Co-Editor/Visual Effects - Ethan Coco

 

Additional Production Staff

Social Media / Copywriter - Julian Wildhack

Catering - Molly Latham


Partners and Sponsors

Airstar America

Fiilex

Kino Flo Lighting Systems

Matthews Studio Equipment

Castex Rentals

Green Sets

Recycled Movie Sets

Mark Lefleur

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