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Adventure, video, 1 minute 30 seconds

D. Jesse Damazo is a MFA Candidate in Film & Video Production at the University of Iowa. Jesse earned a B.S. in Mathematics from Walla Walla University, found a tee shirt he believes was made by Banksy on the streets of San Francisco, and worked as an assistant chef for an Australian surfing camp.

A journey goes terribly awry in this stop motion animation. Made on a web cam using paper cut outs, Adventure is a disposable animation. Adventure is a digital video file small enough to allow emailing or viewing on any video device, including cell phones. Viewers are encouraged to download Adventure and send it to their friends. Adventure references past pop culture entertainments, including King Kong and Godzilla. Adventure is part of a series of stop motion animations viewable at

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