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JACK AND KITTY’S PRODUCTION COMPANY: BRIZO MEDIA GROUP

In addition to their work as musicians, Jack and Kitty are founders of Brizo Media Group – a critically acclaimed production company and home to their films, television series, concert events and albums. Brizo Media Group has created a diverse library of creative content including: an Emmy Award winning children’s television series which aired on PBS Kids member stations, a documentary/comedy on jug band music which successfully toured art house cinemas and film festivals worldwide, and a catalog of music videos, commercials and experimental video art. In 2017, Brizo will be producing a feature length art house horror film. The company has offices in Las Vegas and Minneapolis.

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A gallery of a few photos by Jack and Kitty for various Brizo Media Group projects over the years can be found here.


JACK NORTON

Jack and Kitty (Copyright 2017 Brizo Media Group)Jack Norton is an avant-garde filmmaker and critically acclaimed cinematographer. Jack’s strange childhood included having oddball ukulele legend Tiny Tim as a neighbor and babysitter. In addition to his work in film, Jack is a successful musician and has toured with Norah Jones, Dave Van Ronk, Leon Redbone and the Squirrel Nut Zippers. As COO of Brizo, Mr. Norton’s corporate video production clients have included: the Pentagon (US Department of Defense), MTV, Disney Channel, Interscope, Island-Def Jam, KidzBop, Sony, Whole Foods and Justin Bieber. Although Jack prefers life behind the camera, his acting work includes credited roles opposite Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern in Wilson (2016) and an unfortunate stint as a prisoner in the Tom Six cult horror film The Human Centipede III: Final Sequence (2015). In 2017, four original songs written and performed by Norton were featured in the upcoming Willem Dafoe film The Florida Project by director Sean Baker (Tangerine) which debuted at the 49th edition of Cannes Directors’ Fortnight as part of the Cannes Film Festival.

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CALL/TEXT: 702.483.0873 EMAIL: brizomediagroup@gmail.com

FURTHER READING:

“Cinema: Best of 2016” – a blog by Jack on his favorite films of the year


KITTY NORTON

Jack and Kitty (Copyright 2017 Brizo Media Group)Kitty Norton was born in Jamaica, the niece of reggae legend Bunny Wailer (of Bob Marley and the Wailers). She began singing at a young age and in high school was a session vocalist at Prince’s Paisley Park Studios in Minnesota. She studied Feminism and Early Childhood Education and co-created an Emmy Award winning children series which aired on PBS Kids member stations nationwide. As CEO of Brizo, Ms. Norton has worked as a producer, director, composer and cinematographer on a wide range of commercial and corporate projects. In 2017, four original songs written and performed by Norton were featured in the upcoming Willem Dafoe film The Florida Project by director Sean Baker (Tangerine) which debuted at the 49th edition of Cannes Directors’ Fortnight as part of the Cannes Film Festival.

IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4077781/

CALL/TEXT: 702.483.0873 EMAIL: brizomediagroup@gmail.com