Founder of Argyle Films LLC
Video Producer for UBM Americas
Director at Cape Crystal Productions
Award-Winning Editor (MIFF 2013)
I have been in the entertainment industry for 25 years. I began in video production and worked my way up to creating my first multiple-award winning short film, LAPSE. I am currently in pre-production for my second short film, TORN.
I am a proficient video & audio editor/engineer and music composer (Adobe Creative Suite, FCP, FCP X, ProTools, Logic). Many of my years were spent on the audio side of things, directing VO talent in animated series & films, directing audiobook narration, directing dubbing of foreign language programs into English.
Over the years I've had the pleasure of directing such respected talents as Alfred Molina, Joe Pantoliano, Parker Posey.
I am open to unique, original, professional Film & Video Directing/Editing/Composing opportunities. Serious offers only please!
Name: Anthony Haden Salerno
Lives in: Fredon, New Jersey
Company: Argyle Films LLC
Occupation: Director, Editor, Videographer, Producer and Music Composer
Pup 2 No Good
Film (Animation) Actor The adorable, yet mischievous animals of Liberty Farm are at it again, and they can't seem to keep themselves out of trouble. After turning their farm upside down, the furry friends put aside their differences and learn what it means to be a family. Written by Mark Bruno
The Star Maker
Film (Animation) Actor On an asteroid in outer space, a brave boy named Leo hopes to one day follow in the footsteps of his family's legacy: to fix The Star Maker when the stars begin to fall from the sky.
Film (Short, Biography, Drama and Family) Actor A boy amazed by the stars in the night sky sets off on a voyage of great discovery. Inspired by the life and work of Carl Sagan, one of the most famous scientists and science communicators of the 20th century.
Television (Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy and 2 More) Actor Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of two friends, Misty and Brock, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for all 150 Pokémon, while avoiding the likes of Team Rocket and their Pokémon, Meowth. Written by ZeroG1
Film (Animation, Adventure and Family) Actor It's everyone's favorite time of year in the magical land of Puff! However, when Eggy and his friends notice the evil Crow Witch is trying to ruin their big party, the animals begin their hunt to save the town!
Film (Animation, Adventure and Family) Actor NARS is a beautiful planet while it suffers from outer spatial pollution once a decade. Every time there is a divine tree that blossoms fruit of light to prevent the pollution. Someday a furious unknown elf attacked the tree and it causes massive panic all over the planet.
Film (Short and Drama) Director We follow a man through a single day of his life as he relives the dark turns that brought him to his substance riddled present. A dark, jarring opening quickly descends into a long dark night of the soul for one man who eventually faces his demons and returns to the light. Written by Anonymous
Film (Short, Drama and Mystery) Miscellaneous Crew A year after being stunted by the untimely death of her father, Ella spends a night with her best friend, Aly, and while suffering from a sudden bout of amnesia, confronts a stranger to find her moment of catharsis.
I Love N.Y.
Film (Short and Drama) Actor On the one year anniversary of a horrific incident involving her lover, Jess confronts the guilt she feels with the 'I Love N.Y.' T-Shirt that has become a symbol of their relationship and her involvement in the tragedy. Along the way, she struggles with her personal demons. Written by Anonymous
TV Movie (Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy and 2 More) Actor An out of the ordinary encounter with strange alien ooze mutates four ordinary pet turtles Leonardo, Raphael, Michelangelo, and Donatello into talking, walking, fighting green machines! Together, these brothers train with the legendary sensei rat, Splinter, to master the martial art of Ninjitsu. In this truly turtle powered tale, the turtles from one dimension meet the turtles from another dimension when a teleporting mishap occurs. What the shell is going on? Together, the turtles must locate the Technodrome to fix this mess! Meanwhile, Shredder tracks down his counterpart, Ch'rell, who devises a master plan to travel back to the Prime Universe to get rid of the turtles once and for all! As worlds collide, the turtles come face to face with classic characters like Casey and April, and a slew of enemies including Krang, Hun, the Foot Soldiers, the Purple Dragons, Bebop and Rocksteady!
Sonic: Night of the Werehog
Film (Animation, Short, Adventure and Comedy) Actor One night of severe rain, Sonic and Chip come by an old mansion where they decide to take shelter. Whilst Sonic seems unfazed by the creepy surroundings, Chip is scared out of its wits. The mansion is inhabited by three scary - yet sweet - ghosts who like to play tricks on innocent visitors: A cute and girlish ghost who likes to collect photographs of her terrified guests. The remaining two boy ghosts compete for her attention by taking photographs of their scare victims. Their scariness is the key to popularity in the realm of ghosts. The boy ghosts are excited at the prospect of hunting their new and unusual guests, Sonic and Chip. Who will win the ultimate competition to her heart? Written by Anonymous
Video Game (Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy and 1 More) Actor Dr. Eggman is the primary antagonist for Sonic Unleashed. In this installment, Dr. Eggman has managed to shatter the planet into pieces, and it is up to Sonic to return the seven broken continents back to normal by retrieving the Chaos Emeralds and activating their power. Written by Wikipedia
Television (Animation, Action, Adventure, Family and 2 More) Actor In a magical universe, witches, warriors begin fighting in the name of good .vs. evil! A group of five teenaged girls where choosen to defend the universe with their magical powers. They're smart, They're stylish and they are magical fairies, They are the Winx Club! The Winx Club must defend their universe from having it be turned into darkness and terror by the Senior Witches. The magic is in you on the Winx Club. Written by Stuart Brewer
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Television (Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy and 2 More) Actor The lean, mean, green fighting machines are back in an all-new action-packed series! Leonardo, Raphael, Michaelangelo and Donatello must save New York City from the evil crimelord Shredder and his assistant, Baxter Stockman. The turtles must fight off Foot Soldiers, Mousers, and gangs and get help from their sensai Splinter, friend April O'Neil, and companion Casey Jones. Written by Dylan Self <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Television (Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy and 2 More) Actor A semi-spinoff of the popular Yu-Gi-Oh anime series, focusing on a boy named Jaden and his misadventures as a student at an esteemed Duel Monsters academy.
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Yugio deyueru monsutazu
Television (Animation, Action, Adventure, Family and 1 More) Actor A young boy named Yugi Moto solves an Ancient Egyptian Puzzle and brings forth a dark and powerful alter ego. Whenever he and his friends are threatened by evil, this alter ego breaks out of the confines of the Millenium Puzzle and challenges wrongdoers to the Shadow Games: Life or Death situations that test the true nature of human beings. Those that lose or cheat suffer serious penalties that result in losing their sanity or even their lives. Along with his friends Joey, Tristan, Téa and Miho; Yugi and his dark counterpart faces off against foes such as Seto Kaiba: The ruthless champion of the duel monsters card game; and Ryo Bakura, who possesses the Millenium Ring containing a spirit more brutal than Yami Yugi. Will Yugi and his friends succeed or will they lose their souls? Written by payback1017
G.I. Joe: Sigma 6
Television (Animation) Actor G.I. Joe has been the Real American Hero for over twenty years, and is now jumping into the 21st Century with both feet forwards. Showing in half hour blocks, the producers promise a solid continuity throughout the episodes, starting off with the ever-popular five-part miniseries much as the animated series of the 80's used to do. Written by Miguel Gaban
The Breakup Artist
Film (Comedy and Romance) Actor Jim, 35 and never married, has a drawer full of photos of ex-girlfriends. He'd like permanence, but can't find the right women. Is it him? He seeks advice from his father, his happily-married brother, his priest, and from Teresa, his close friend at the Manhattan celebrity TV show where he works. She's about to marry Tom and is full of opinions for Jim. Three things happen over a day or two: Jim rehearses breaking up with his current fling, he meets a dazzlingly beautiful neighbor, and Tom asks for help telling Teresa his true feelings. Can Jim transform himself from someone who's good at writing break-up lines into someone who can find and express his heart? Written by <email@example.com>
Shura no Toki: Age of Chaos
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Video (Animation and Sci-Fi) Actor The artificial sun that lights the frozen planet La Metalle is dying, threatening to extinguish what little life is left there.
Ima, soko ni iru boku
Television (Animation, Action, Drama and Sci-Fi) Actor A Japanese boy named Shu tries to save a strange girl, Lala Ru, from kidnappers and is transported to an alternate Earth on the brink of being swallowed by the sun. There he meets an American girl from his time, Sara, who was mistakenly captured because of her resemblance to Lala Ru. Shu becomes and unwilling member of the crazy and cowardly King Hamdo's army, and Sara is forced to have sex with the adult soldiers so that she can become pregnant and bear mores soldiers or slaves. Lala Ru, who can create water--a rarity in that time--using her pendant, is both a savior and a victim in a world where factions are willing to fight and die for her abilities, and at the same time keep her locked up. Written by Jeremy Bristol
Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Movie
Film (Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy and 3 More) Actor A handsome youth by the name of Tenjo Utena transfers to the distinguished Ohtori Academy. But Utena's true identity is actually a girl, who due to a certain event from her past, has decided to cross-dress in order to fulfill the highest of ambitions. But at Ohtori Academy she meets none other than her old lover, Kiryuu Touga, who wears the Mark of the Rose on his finger, which is the sign of a duellist. Because of her possessing the exact same ring, Utena is challenged by the student body vice president, Saionji Kyouichi, to a duel in the floating rose garden. The reason for this duel is none other than the acquisition of the "Rose Bride"'s body, for with it comes the "power to revolutionize the world." Written by L.H. Wong <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Television (Animation, Adventure, Drama and Sci-Fi) Actor Captain Harlock and his friends must recover several stolen pieces of gold before they get turned into a very powerful ring.
Jungle Emperor Leo
Film (Animation and Adventure) Actor A story about an emperor lion as he goes on an incredible adventure with man and his two sons, they learn that not all humans are bad.
Television (Animation and Comedy) Actor When Lina Inverse and her friends are sent on a journey to another island to save the world, they find a dragon priestess and their old ally/foe Xellos. They also come across a strange new set of threats including a bandit with high explosives, a half demon/half dragon and an alien named Hellmaze who wants to save his world. His world is plagued by a powerful force called the Darkstar that destroys everything in it's path. But Hellmaze may not be able to save his world without sacrificing Lina's. And how does Gourry's sword of light fit in to all of this? Written by Stefan Robak
Girl Revolution Utena
Television (Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy and 2 More) Actor This series is about a girl called Utena who was helped in a difficult time by a handsome prince. She was so impressed with him that she vowed to become a prince herself. She is attending a boarding school where she stands out with her gender bending ways and boy's uniform and makes friends with other students in school, most notably a bizarrely submissive Indian girl called Anthy. When one of her friends is publically humiliated by her crush, Utena protests and is called out on a duel by the boy at a bizarre arena. With some difficulty, she wins and finds that Anthy is now "engaged" to her as the "Rose Bride" that is the key to a world revolution. Now, she finds herself forced to fight repeated challengers for Anthy, face similar rivalries in her personal life and tries to help Anthy gain some will of her own. All the while, the duels she must fight are leading her to a goal of world revolution that has implications she is not yet aware of. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <email@example.com>
Television (Animation and Comedy) Actor Lina, Gourry, Zelgadis, and Amelia coincidently meet up again and begin to search for the Clair Bible.
She's the One
Film (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Miscellaneous Crew How do siblings deal with each other in their targets? This is the question tackled in this movie. Blue-collared Mickey drives a New York taxicab since the breakup with his promiscuous ex-fiancée Heather two years ago. His younger, white-collared brother, Francis, cannot let Mickey forget the tragedy of the "hairy ass": (Mickey's image of his apartment floor of the guy having sex with Heather after walking in on them). Finding relief in driving his cab, Mickey meets an art student named Hope whom he marries after knowing her for only 24 hours. Mickey also meets his old lover Heather, and learns more about life itself as taxi fares in the course of a summer. Francis, a young Wall Street corporate raider, unhappy in his marriage to Renee and led by his infidelity, continues his shots at Mickey throughout the film, only to find himself a plot device that lends humor and lessons about marriage and brotherhood when he meets and starts an dangerous affair with Heather, despite Mickey's ... Written by Don Copeland <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The Ping-Pong Club
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Musekinin kanchô Tairâ
Video (Animation, Short, Action, Adventure and 2 More) Actor A half year has passed since the events of the first season and Tylor has once again been assigned by the United Planets Space Force to combat the Raalgon Empire, which this time has developed a new all-powerful weapon.
Yu Yu Hakusho: Fight for the Netherworld
Film (Animation, Action, Fantasy and Sci-Fi) Miscellaneous Crew Yusuke and his team of spirit detectives must fight the demons of the Netherworld before they bring a new reign to the human world.
Tama of Third Street: Have You Seen My Tama?
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Grave of the Fireflies
Film (Animation, Drama and War) Miscellaneous Crew Setsuko and Seita are brother and sister living in wartime Japan. After their mother is killed in an air raid they find a temporary home with relatives. Having quarreled with their aunt they leave the city and make their home in an abandoned shelter. While their soldier father's destiny is unknown, the two must depend on each other to somehow keep a roof over their heads and food in their stomachs. When everything is in short supply, they gradually succumb to hunger and their only entertainment is the light of the fireflies. Written by Corrected by Liron
"Lapse" BEST EDITING SHORT at the Massachusetts Independent Film Festival
"Lapse" BEST ACTOR at the Silent River International Film Festival
Rutgers University-New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ)
Mason Gross School of the Arts
American Academy of Dramatic Arts (New York, NY)