MeniThings is a full featured production company that supports the original live action and animated work of director Aristomenis Tsirbas, which includes feature film, TV spots, and music videos.
MeniThings was founded in 2000. In 2005 the company designed, built and operated an animation facility within Snoot Entertainment for the low budget feature film ‘BATT’LE FOR TERRA”.
MeniThings is currently in post production on Aristomenis’s second feature film, “TIMESCAPE”
Aristomenis (Meni) Tsirbas has been directing film and TV for over 20 years and works in both live action and animation.
Meni was born in Montreal, Canada and majored in film production at Concordia University. In 1996 he moved to Los Angeles to work on James Cameron’s Titanic and national advertising spots for Nike, 7UP and Coca-Cola. As a visual effects supervisor Meni worked on Miramax’sA Wrinkle in Time, Disneys’ My Favorite Martian and Paramount’s Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.
Between 2000 and 2003 Tsirbas wrote and directed a string of highly successful animated short films including SIGGRAPH’s Ray Tracey in Full Tilt, Microsoft’s Mech Warrior: Vengeance, Terra, and the acclaimed The Freak. In 2004 Tsirbas worked on two back-to-back music videos including Tears For Fears’ Closest Thing To Heaven before setting off to direct his first feature film, Battle for Terra.
Meni is also a director at the acclaimed Blur Studio and is currently in post-production on his second feature film, “Timescape”.
Meni's films have received over two dozen international awards from film festivals such as Sundance, Hollywood and Palm Springs.
2021 TIMESCAPE (FEATURE FILM)
2017 - 2019 GOLDFISH (NATIONAL ADS - 12 SPOTS)
2012 EXOIDS (SHORT FILM)
2011 PLUS MINUS (SHORT FILM, CO-DIRECTOR)
2010 ANTHRO (SHORT FILM)
2008 BATTLE FOR TERRA (FEATURE FILM)
2005 UDORA: FADE AWAY (MUSIC VIDEO)
2003 TERRA (SHORT FILM)
2002 THE FREAK (SHORT FILM)
2000 RAY TRACEY IN FULL TILT (SIGGRAPH OPENING)
2000 E.T. I.D. (COMMERCIAL SPOT)
2005 CLOSEST THING TO HEAVEN (MUSIC VIDEO)
2004 HELLBOY (FEATURE FILM)
2003 A WRINKLE IN TIME (TV MOVIE)
2002 STAR TREK: ENTERPRISE (TV SERIES)
1999 MY FAVORITE MARTIAN (FEATURE FILM)
1999 STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE (TV SERIES)
1998 TACO BELL MARIO KART 64 (TV SPOT)
1997 NIKE: VIRTUAL ANDRE (TV SPOT)
1996 TITANIC (FEATURE FILM)
1995 STAR TREK: VOYAGER (TV SERIES)