Foldtastic

Follow the story of origami artist Kyle Fu and how he came to be a master in origami and his mission to cross over his art with American culture.

  • Matthew Curran
    Director
  • Kyle Fu
    Producer
  • Matthew Curran
    Producer
  • Cassandra Boh
    Narrator
  • Peter Havran
    Sound Design
  • Kate Fu
    Director of Photography
  • Matthew Curran
    Editor
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    15 minutes 21 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 8, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    MP4
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Matthew Curran

Matthew Curran is a director, a video editor, screenwriter, and a liaison of many different creatives. His media career started in University of Houston having a B.A. in Media Production graduating on December 2017. A mixed Filipino-American in ethnicity, much of his past work is in documentary and promotional content for groups such as non-profit organizations from 2017 to 2019. He is also an associate producer with Kyle Fu, a renowned master origami artist having worked with him from 2019 to now. He is also the producer and director of an audio drama called Project Gnosis which is an ongoing podcast about cyberpunk societies and international mythologies. Foldtastic is his debut short film documentary.

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Director Statement

It's important to share the legacy of those that have done so much to preserve art and culture of things we take for granted. Origami is not something that most people do, but it is important that it and those that worked to make such art be highlighted.