Ross H. Martin grew up in Westchester County, NY. After graduating from the University of Hartford in CT, Ross moved to Los Angeles to pursue filmmaking. He attended Columbia College-Hollywood film school and concentrated on screenwriting and directing. Ross produced, wrote and directed short films. Ross then produced, co-wrote and co-directed a dramatic comedy feature film, “Rubbernecking” about diverse characters stuck in a major traffic jam. Ross is the Founder of Social Media Film Festival which took place in Sept. 2012 at The Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. "The Octo Circus" was filmed in 2009 after inspiration from the Octo Mom. The video was first uploaded to You Tube and now has a second home on Funny or Die. Ross' latest short film, "You Are What You Eat" about a couple dealing with GMOs will be posted here some time in 2014.