Toothpaste is a five-minute humorous “domestic opera” made for television, featuring Canadian comic Mark McKinney and opera soprano Barbara Hannigan. Toothpaste is a unique collaboration of both art and technology. Classic art forms such as filmmaking and opera are combined with innovative methods of storytelling., DVD and mobile devices applications extended the story with a game show and a virtual reality tour of the set.

Toothpaste was produced by marblemedia and Rhombus Media. Distribution and sales handled by Rhombus Media.


  • Category:  Scripted
  • Sub Category Tag:  Film, Shorts, Comedy
  • Target Audience: 18-49
  • Episodes: 1 x 5
  • Starring: Mark McKinney, Barbara Hannigan
  • Website: (Toothpaste game show, virtual tour, mobile applications)
  • Partners: Rhombus Media, BravoFACT