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The name Movement Pictures is a reference to the narrative bike messenger film Kaya (also called The Messenger). Kaya won two film festivals and an award for Best Cinematography.

Additional upcoming projects include a a feature narrative script adaptation of the African memoir Everything Lost is Found Again: Four Seasons in Lesotho by Will McGrath, working with our friends at Luminary Media and Chronogram, a short documentary on the history of ultimate frisbee, and more.

The person behind the scenes for MVP is Tony Leonardo, Brooklyn College and Notre Dame Film graduate. He moved up to New Paltz five years ago and is excited to be part of the scene in the Hudson Valley.

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