Dane Neves is a filmmaker born and raised on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. He attended the Academy for Creative Media at the University of Hawaii, where he developed a unique, quirky style of filmmaking. He has served as the writer, producer, director, editor, music composer, and puppeteer of such short films as "The Monkeyboy Fever", "The Green Tie Affair", and "Giant Monsters Attack Hawaii!", which have all been recipients of multiple local, national, and international awards. Neves resides in Honolulu and continues to create innovative, highly energetic films.