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#MoStopMo is dedicated to building community around Stop Motion animation via Festivals, Screenings, Seminars, Workshops & Collaborative Projects.  To learn more, or become part of the #MoStopMo team, email us at info@mostopmo.com

Festival Jurors

Ray Gilberti
Mike Owens
Wendie Price
Vincent Proce
Mayrení Senior Seda
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Edwin R. Ruiz


Edwin is a Creative Producer and Founder of Mondo Machine, which specializes in film production & live-streaming events.  His unique skillset from decades of experience in IT, film production, podcasts and live streaming events provide a distinctive insight to production pipelines and data workflows for a variety of media.

Edwin takes a cinematic approach to all of his productions, be it film, promotional, educational or documentary. He is currently finishing his first comedy feature film “Phil” and is also in production on a documentary based in Colombia.

Instagram: MondoMachine
LinkedIn: Edwin R. Ruiz
IMDb: Edwin R. Ruiz


David Rocco Facchini


A director, producer, designer & fabricator, with 20+ years of experience producing for stage, screen and beyond, David's a hands-on artist dedicated to storytelling.  With clients ranging, from NBC, Universal & the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, David continually strives to create engaging innovative content for stage, screen and beyond!

David's passion for Stop Motion started in childhood, making video shorts and animations with his friends.  He completed his first official Stop Motion film Vodka Monster in 2007. He's since founded #MoStopMo to foster the community around the very first form of animation ever put to film! 

Website: Dellaroccostudios.com
LinkedIn: David Rocco Facchini
IMDb: David Rocco Facchini