Media Production, Writing, and Training


Founded by producer and writer John Teton in the 1980s in San Francisco and presently based in Oregon, Earthlight Pictures conducts a wide range of media production, writing, and training activities, including animation, film, and video production, as well as fiction and screenwriting. The Earthlight Pictures Filmmaking Training program conducts classes in animation and live-action filmmaking for young people and adults in the Western United States and via videoconference worldwide.


A note on The Eye of Creation: With deep space galaxy fields, an often-gorgeous home planet, the miraculous complexity of human cells, and the capacity to appreciate them all, the universe seems to be cheering the human race on, hoping that ultimately we’ll pass the audition.

J. T.                                

For further information, browse this site or contact John Teton directly at Earthlight Pictures by calling (503) 697-7914 or e-mailing him at