Anthony Desiato, owner and founder of Flat Squirrel Productions, is a lifelong Superman fan, former comic shop employee, attorney, documentary filmmaker, and podcast host.
While attending law school, Anthony fulfilled a long-held ambition by turning the camera on Alternate Realities, the New York comic book shop where he worked for more than a decade.
The result, My Comic Shop DocumentARy, screened at film festivals across the country and garnered press in multiple media outlets, including The New York Times. Anthony followed up his debut with the award-winning short By Spoon! The Jay Meisel Story and the feature-length Wacky Man: The Rise of a Puppeteer. He recently Kickstarted his fourth documentary effort, My Comic Shop Country, coming in 2018.
As a podcaster, Anthony hosts My Comic Shop History and its sub-series (Beyond My Comic Shop and My Comic Shop Book Club), available on iTunes.