Feature Film

Professionalism, Passion, Pride.

  • We write, produce and direct feature films
  • Our staff often have executive roles on major motion pictures
  • Feature Gear: RED, Alexa, FS7, etc.
  • Five Manhattan production studios

We work on feature films at every level – high and low budgets.

  • Directed, Written, Produced over 20 Features
  • Executive Staff on Major Motion Pictures
  • Feature Gear: RED, Alexa, FS7, etc.
  • Five Studios in Manhattan
  • Three Decades Feature Film Experience

We love unique, large and challenging requests.

Some of our highlights:

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The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

Role: Production Executive, NYC Unit

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones is a 2013 fantasy film based off the novel of the same name by Cassandra Clare. The film was directed by Harald Zwart, written by Jessica Postigo, and produced by Don Carmody and Robert Kulzer. It earned $90 million against a $60 million production budget. Mortal Instruments: City of Bones features an international starring cast lead by Lily Collins and Jamie Campbell Bower. The film was distributed by Screen Gems (US) and Entertainment One (CA/UK). Mortal Instruments: City of Bones was shot with our production team out of our NYC production space on 35mm Anamorphic with Panavision cameras.

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Lucky # Slevin

Role: Production Executive, NYC Unit

Lucky Number Slevin (known in Australia as “The Wrong Man”) is a 2006 Crime Thriller. The film was directed by Paul McGuigan, written by Jason Smilovic, and produced by Chris Roberts and Kia Jam. It earned $56 million against a $27 million budget. Lucky Number Slevin stars Josh Hartnett, Lucy Liu, Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, Ben Kingsley, and Stanley Tucci. The film was distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and The Weinstein Company (US) and Entertainment Film Distributors (UK).

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Role: Production Supervisor, NYC Unit

Wisegirls is a 2002 Indie Film. The film was directed by David Anspaugh, written by John Meadows, and produced by Jack Sojka. It premiered at Sundance Film Festival. WiseGirls stars Mira Sorvino, Mariah Carey, and Melora Walters. The film was distributed by Lions Gate

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Role: Production Supervisor, NYC Unit

54 is a 1998 drama. The film was written and directed by Mark Christopher, and produced by Ira Deutchman, Richard N. Gladstein, and Dolly Hall. It earned $17 million against a $13 million budget. 54 stars Ryan Phillippe, Salma Hayek, Neve Campbell, Mike Myers, Sela Ward, and Breckin Meyer. The film was distributed by Miramax Films.

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Role: Production Supervisor, NYC Unit

Senseless is a 1998 comedy. The film was directed by Penelope Spheeris, written by Greg Erb and Craig Mazin, and produced by Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Don Carmody, Cary Granat, Peter Safran, and Terry Austin. It earned $13 million against a $15 million budget. Senseless stars Marlon Wayans, David Spade, Matthew Lillard, Brad Dourif, Tamara Taylor, and Rip Torn. The film was distributed by Miramax Films.

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The Third Miracle

Role: Production Supervisor, NYC Unit

The Third Miracle is a 1999 drama. The film was directed by Agnieszka Holland, written by Richard Vetere and John Romano, and produced by Fred Fuchs. It earned $591,142. The Third Miracle stars Ed Harris and Anne Heche. The film was distributed by Sony Pictures Classics.

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Another 9 ½ Weeks

Role: Production Supervisor, NYC Unit

Another 9 ½ Weeks is a 1997 romance/drama. The film was directed by Anne Goursaud, written by Elizabeth McNeill and Mick Davis, and produced by Yannick Bernard and Staffan Ahrenberg. Another 9 ½ Weeks stars Mickey Rourke, Angie Everhart, Agathe de La Fontaine, Steven Berkoff, and Dougray Scott. The film was distributed by Trimark Pictures.

From our American Movie Company Blog…

Reviews: Sony A7R II

After shooting quite a few photo and video jobs with both, I want to dive deep into their strengths and weaknesses. Follow me: http://www.twitter.com/stalman My blog post reviewing the Canon 5D w/sample photos: http://stalman.com/blog/2016/9/29/the… DPReview 5D IV dynamic range tests: https://www.dpreview.com/news/3229755

Best Green Screen Animations

a collection of green screen animations including real helicopters and a great collection of Star Wars Storm Troopers, Darth Vader, Alligator, Lightning, Transformer car, Air Force One, Helicopter crash, car crash, dragon, monsters, zombies, gorilla, gunfire, machine gun, bullets, Tardis, etc

Why Movie Sequels Suck – Except Mad Max Fury Road

Let’s face it: Sequels suck! And yet the Hollywood studio system keeps churning them out year after dreadful year. Time and again, we independent filmmakers and the general public ask ourselves a very simple question: “Why?” Do the studio executives not see how badly these movies suck? Well, did GM, Ford and Chrysler not see how badly their cars of the 1970s and 1980s sucked?

Review: New Panasonic EVA 1 5.7 K Cine Camera

Panasonic offers leading products to acquire, transmit and view high-quality video, over both video and IP networks. Professional products include VariCam cinema cameras, P2 HD camcorders, 4K and HD handheld cameras, Pan/Tilt/Zoom cameras, studio and box cameras, switchers and monitors. In this interview Mitch gives us a preview of the new Panasonic AU-EVA1, a new 5.7K cinema camera positioned between the Panasonic Lumix GH5 4K mirrorless camera and the VariCam LT 4K cinema camera.

Best Camera Silders 2017

World's Smartest Motion Control The Affordable SurfaceOne Targeting The SurfaceOne Motion Control System Elketrone 4 Axis Motion Kit Control System First review of the Edelkrone "Motion Kit" .  It's a 4-axis...


New Zeiss eXtended Data on CP3 Lenses

The eXtended Data technology is based on the /i* Technology. I furnishes information about lens distortion & shading in real time.

With these lenses, even quite small shoots on a limited budgets producers can get access to cutting edge techniques used in state-of-the-art, major Hollywood features, big budget commercials and Network TV shows.

limited production budgets can gain access to the advanced techniques common in state-of-the-art, big budget films, commercials and television shows.

Game of Thrones: Secrets of the Final Seasons

Game of Thrones Secrets

In 2016, more than 23 million people watched each episode of Game of Thrones, eager to find out which intricate plots would unfold onscreen. But did you know some of the most interesting storylines actually take place behind the scenes? Let’s take a closer, spoiler-filled look at the untold truth of Game of Thrones…

Pop quiz, hotshots | 0:18
HBO nearly canceled it before it aired | 1:04
Lady Stoneheart | 2:04
When learning Klingon just isn’t enough | 2:58
The Red Wedding really happened | 3:27

High Quality, Low Cost Music Video

Really Good, Really Cheap Music Videos Because of our great success in creating professional, highly creative, compelling music videos, we have often been asked to work with clients who have a high level of creativity (which we love) but don't really have the budget...

Baby Driver | Ansel Elgort | Edgar Wright

Baby Driver | Ansel Elgort | Edgar Wright Interviews with  Ansel Elgort, Edgar Wright and the cast of Baby Driver Reviews of Baby Driver An amazingly gifted getaway driver, Baby, played to perfection by Ansel Elgort, is driven by the beat of his custom sound mix....