In between his life as an artist, Eric Merola is an internationally award-winning documentary film director
After moving to New York as a painter, he soon became a motion graphics designer and animator after founding Merola Productions and was commissioned by various clients including Fuel TV, WE Network, The Speed Channel, and Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi. He was also employed as an animation director for FlickerLab in New York City, where he worked on projects for Comedy Central and A&E.
Eric Merola’s documentary films have been seen in international television, Netflix, and Amazon Prime.
October, 2018: After 10 years as a filmmaker, he is now living in Los Angeles working full-time as a painter.