Albert Birney

Albert Birney is a Baltimore-based filmmaker. He has directed four feature films, The Beast Pageant (co-directed with Jon Moses), Sylvio and Strawberry Mansion (both co-directed with Kentucker Audley), and Tux and Fanny. Sylvio was named one of the 10 best films of 2017 by The New Yorker. He recently finished making a Tux and Fanny video game with Gabriel Koenig, which is now available from the Nintendo store and itch.io. He is currently animating part two of Tux and Fanny.

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Talks

Dr. Mario or: How I Learned to Love Video Games Again and Accidentally Made One

By Albert Birney | December 6, 2021

Dr. Mario or: How I Learned to Love Video Games Again and Accidentally Made One

Filmmaker Albert Birney on how the video game of his 8-bit web series Tux and Fanny serendipitously came into existence.