Synopses & Reviews
A hilarious visual smorgasbord, this vibrant photo narrative offers a quiet, introspective look into life as a silent emoter. Replete with images of actor and mime artist Doug Jones shot against an array of artistic and real-world backdrops, this social commentary spoofs pop culture and fairy tale favorites. Witty photo parodies include Frank n mime, Marilyn Mime-roe, Mime-hammad Ali, Mime a Llama ding-dong, and Mimeageddon, as well as the Once Upon a Mime” tales in which the big bad wolf gets bested in a series of mime encounters based on Little Red Miming Hood and the Three Little Pigspoking fun at legendary personalities, characters, and moments while showcasing photographer Eric Curtis's trademark vision.
"I found myself literally laughing out loud as I turned the pages and was left wanting to share the images instantly with others. . . . Looking for a fun time? Be sure to check out this book." —Mike Gencarelli, www.MediaMikes.com (January 2012)
"Mime Very Own Book is a collection of full color photographs of vignettes . . . [presenting] a unique brand of humor using the style of the mime. . . . A worthy choice for art lovers who don't mind a bit of silence." —Wisconsin Book Watch (March 2012)
About the Author
Doug Jones is an actor, a mime, and contortionist. He has appeared in numerous films and television shows, including "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Hellboy, Hellboy 2, and Hocus Pocus, and "has been nominated for an Academy Award. Eric Curtis is a professional photographer. Scott Allen Perry is an actor, an independent filmmaker, and a writer. He is the writer and director of "Bobbi's Bedroom," "MC Outdoorz," and the documentary "The Outdoorsmen"." "They all live in Los Angeles. Adam Mock is the president and creative director of Medallion Media Group. He lives in Montgomery, Illinois. Josh "Poncemime" Perry is an actor best known for comedic roles in films such as "Retarded Policeman--"which he also cowrote and codirected--and for his performance in the short film "Wunderkammer." He lives in Los Angeles.