Willy Laszlo, Director/Camera Operator
An award winning short comedy filmmaker, Willy is a Chicago native who has directed 39 comedy shorts. Maybe 40. In 1998, he co-created the Chicago Short Comedy Video and Film Festival, Chicago’s first short comedy film festival, which ran annually until this year. Willy’s vision as a comedy filmmaker was created by various extensive studies from both improv and dramatic Chicago acting classes including: Second City, Improv Olympic, Annoyance Theater, The Steven Ivich Studio, Victory Gardens Theater and the
Willy’s Los Angeles journey as a camera operator has brought him to locations ranging from above the Arctic Circle for History Channel’s Ice Road Truckers and down into the desert of Palm Springs, California shooting Pipe Dreams for the Golf Channel. Other credits include, Celebrity Rehab, Sober House, Fashion Star, Swords: Life on the Line, Bait Car and numerous other television shows.
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