Meet the extraordinary team who brought Pressing On: The Letterpress Film to life.
Andrew p. Quinn - Co-Director
Andrew has more than ten years of visual storytelling experience, creating content for national and regional clients. He appreciates film for the two-headed beast she is: part means of communication, part art form. Andrew's hobbies include working on vintage motorcycles and drawing pictures of ugly men. Andrew is also the co-owner of Bayonet Media, located in the heart of the midwest, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Erin Beckloff - Co-Director
Erin Beckloff is a letterpress printer, filmmaker, and graphic design educator. Erin is an assistant professor of graphic design at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where she revitalized the Curmudgeon Press type shop and developed letterpress courses. She has a BFA from Miami University and an MFA in Graphic Design from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. She studied letterpress through practical application and the shared knowledge of master printers, including the talented folks at Hatch Show Print.
Kevin Grazioli - Producer
Kevin is an Indianapolis-based producer with Michigan roots. He enjoys the challenge of bringing to life projects from the funding stage through production and distribution and often works alongside advertising agencies and national clients in his role as Bayonet Media’s Sr. Producer. He previously served as executive producer of the Emmy-winning documentary Seeing Stars in Indiana and has won several other Emmy and Addy awards for his work. Kevin enjoys the technology-distant sport of rock climbing and spending time outdoors among the mountains. If you want to talk about the iconically designed Eames Lounge Chair, Kevin is your guy.
Joseph Vella - Director of Photography
After earning his master's degree in visual storytelling from Ball State University, Joe racked up some real world experience in L.A. on the sets of popular TV shows like Parenthood and Californication. With thirteen Emmy's under his belt, Joe believes visual content will prevail as our primary way of communicating in the future. Joe enjoys traveling and putting vintage camera lenses on modern cameras. Joe is also the co-owner of Bayonet Media, located in the heart of the midwest, Indianapolis, Indiana.