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The Simpsons
The Simpsons Animation Department
(1991-2018)
The Simpsons Game
The Simpsons Game Animation Department
(2007)
The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat
The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1995)
Union
Union Music Department
(2018)

Filmography

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  The Simpsons (TV Series) (additional timer - 51 episodes, 1996 - 2018) (animation timer - 14 episodes, 1994 - 1997) (character layout artist - 8 episodes, 1991 - 1992) (assistant retake director - 4 episodes, 2003) (lead animation timer - 3 episodes, 2015 - 2018) (retake director - 3 episodes, 1999 - 2009) (background layout artist - 2 episodes, 1991) (storyboard artist - 1 episode, 2003)
- Forgive and Regret (2018) ... (additional timer)
- King Leer (2018) ... (additional timer)
- No Good Read Goes Unpunished (2018) ... (lead animation timer)
- Fears of a Clown (2018) ... (additional timer)
- Homer is Where the Art Isn't (2018) ... (additional timer)
 2015 Dawn of the Croods (TV Series) (timing director - 3 episodes)
- Friday Night Liyotes (2015) ... (timing director)
- Night of the Living Croods/A Spoonful of Soo-gar (2015) ... (timing director)
- Caved and Confused (2015) ... (timing director)
 2014 The Simpsons Take the Bowl (Video) (animation director)
 2012 The Longest Daycare (Short) (animation timer - as Mike Polcino)
 2007 The Simpsons Game (Video Game) (storyboard director - as Mike Polcino)
  Family Guy (TV Series) (animation director - 13 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (animation timer - 2 episodes, 2005)
- 8 Simple Rules for Buying My Teenage Daughter (2005) ... (animation timer - as Mike Polcino)
- Brian the Bachelor (2005) ... (animation timer - as Mike Polcino)
- Family Guy Viewer Mail #1 (2002) ... (animation director)
- Road to Europe (2002) ... (animation director)
- Stuck Together, Torn Apart (2002) ... (animation director)
 2003 Free for All (TV Series) (animation director - 1 episode)
- The Deal (2003) ... (animation director)
  Fillmore! (TV Series) (timing director - 3 episodes, 2002) (main title timing director - 1 episode, 2002)
- Red Robins Don't Fly (2002) ... (timing director: main title - as Mike Polcino)
- A Wurm in Our Midst (2002) ... (timing director: main title)
- Test of the Tested (2002) ... (timing director: main title)
- To Mar a Stall (2002) ... (main title timing director - as Mike Polcino)
 1999 A Friend Comes to Visit (Short) (character designer)
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  The Simpsons (TV Series) (retake director - 31 episodes, 1999 - 2009) (assistant director - 8 episodes, 1997 - 1999)
- In the Name of the Grandfather (2009) ... (retake director)
- Fat Man and Little Boy (2004) ... (retake director)
- She Used to Be My Girl (2004) ... (retake director)
- Sleeping with the Enemy (2004) ... (retake director)
- Fraudcast News (2004) ... (retake director)
 1996 The Story of Santa Claus (TV Special) (additional direction)
 1995 The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat (TV Series) (assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Felix's Big Splash/Gross Ghost/The Underwater Kingdom (1995) ... (assistant director - uncredited)
- Noah's Nightclub/Felix's Gold Score/Forever Rafter (1995) ... (assistant director)
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 2000-2018 The Simpsons (TV Series) (31 episodes)
- Throw Grampa from the Dane (2018) ... (directed by)
- Singin' in the Lane (2017) ... (directed by)
- Fland Canyon (2016)
 2008 Cranberry Christmas (TV Movie)
 1996 The Story of Santa Claus (TV Special) (sequence director)
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  The Simpsons (TV Series) (storyboard artist - 7 episodes, 1998 - 2006) (storyboard cleanup - 1 episode, 1991)
- Regarding Margie (2006) ... (storyboard artist)
- Pray Anything (2003) ... (storyboard artist)
- Children of a Lesser Clod (2001) ... (storyboard artist - as Mike Polcino)
- The Great Money Caper (2000) ... (storyboard artist - as Mike Polcino)
- The Mansion Family (2000) ... (storyboard artist - as Mike Polcino)
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 1995 The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Felix's Big Splash/Gross Ghost/The Underwater Kingdom (1995) ... (segment "Gross Ghost", uncredited)
- Noah's Nightclub/Felix's Gold Score/Forever Rafter (1995) ... (segments "Felix's Gold Score", "Forever Rafter")
- The Sludge King: Part 1/The Sludge King: Part 2/Mars Needs Felix (1995) ... (segment "Mars Needs Felix")
Hide Hide Show Show Music department (1 credit)
 2018/I Union (Short) (double bass) (completed)
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