"...Although it was directed by Jollyville member Dano Johnson, "She Left Me for Jesus" is not a Jollyville Pictures production and instead flies under the banner of Collection Agency Films LLC, which Johnson formed with Austin musician cum jack-of-all-trades Troy Campbell back in 2004. Collection Agency Films functions as Johnson's day job – one that he loves, to be sure – and like the bill-paying gigs that his fellow Jollyville members also have taken on, at times it seems it might subsume their freewheeling, not-really-for-profit Jollyville collective...."
"...The warm, well-written half-hour educational film was a collaboration among Seth Caplan, Dano Johnson, and Jeffrey Travis, a trio with strong Austin connections. The "Flatland" world premiere will take place here on Sunday, May 20, with 3 and 4:30pm screenings at the Arbor (sponsored by the Austin Film Festival), and the DVD will be released on June 15..."
"...Directed by: Rian Johnson. Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt, Jeff Daniels, Paul Dano, Noah Segan, Piper Perabo and Pierce Gagnon...."
"...Tim McCanlies is singing all the way to the bank with word that his Secondhand Lions is being made into a, gulp, musicial for the stage!... Kristen Bell (Veronica Mars) will portray a hexagon in Flatland: The Movie, an educational DVD directed by Jeffrey Travis and animated by Dano Johnson in Austin..."
"...If you're not a math geek or enrolled in an eighth-grade geometry class, you may not be familiar with the tale of Arthur Square and his world of only two dimensions. Recruiting Dano Johnson (SXSW 06 award winner for best animated short), Travis and his producer, Seth Caplan, co-wrote the script with Johnson and began production in January of 2006..."
"...Based on Edwin A. Abbott's 1884 novella Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, the Flatland films – a collaboration by locals Jeffrey Travis, Dano Johnson, and Seth Caplan – is set in the titular two-dimensional land, with a citizenry staunchly in denial that other dimensions exist..."
"...FLATLAND 2: SPHERELAND - Dano Johnson (Writer/Director) MURT RAMIREZ WANTS TO KICK MY ASS - Dan Lee (Writer/Director) - World Premiere R.L. STINE'S THE HAUNTING HOUR - Episodes presented by Billy Brown and Dan Angel (Writers/Producers)..."
"...If there’s an award for funniest local music video, good luck besting Hayes Carll’s “She Left Me for Jesus.” Directed by local animator Dano Johnson, the video features a lascivious Jesus, played by Tim Crane of T-Bird & the Breaks, palling around with the love interest of a jealous beau (local country singer Jesse Dayton). Texas music celebs Jimmy Dale Gilmore and Little Jewford also appear and I, along with several friends, get a split second of face time in the opening montage...."
"...Akel knows his subject well; he's a former Travis High School film teacher... Check out Dano Johnson's short comedic film "In Defense of Definitions" at YouTube.com...."
"...The film tells the story of average teenager Dave Lizewski, a comic-book fanboy who decides to take his obsession as inspiration to become a real-life superhero. Cast: Aaron Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Mark Strong, Chloë Grace Moretz and Nicolas Cage..."
"...Honeytrap (UK) Director/Screenwriter: Rebecca Johnson Honeytrap is a tragic teen romance, set in London and inspired by true events. It tells the story of 15-year old Layla, who sets up the boy in love with her to be killed..."