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Producer (feature film)

1.
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
Nick frequents New York's indie rock scene nursing a broken heart and playing the bass with his queercore band, The Jerk Offs. Norah is questioning pretty much all of her assumptions about the world. Though they have nothing in common except for their taste in music, their chance encounter leads to an all-night quest to find a legendary band's secret show and ends up becoming a first date that could change both their lives.
2.
Funny Games (2007)
The vacation begins with Ann, George and their son Georgie on their way to their summer home. The neighbors, Fred and Eva, are already there. They make a date to play golf the next morning. It''s a perfect day. Ann begins to make dinner, while her husband and son are busy with their newly restored sailboat. Suddenly, Ann finds herself face to face with a polite young man, the neighbors'' guest Peter, who has come to ask for some eggs because Eva has run out. Ann is about to give Peter the eggs, but hesitates. How did he get onto their property? Peter explains that there''s a hole in the fence--Fred showed it to him. Things seem strange from the beginning. Soon, violence erupts.
3.
I Think I Love My Wife (2007)
Richard Cooper has it all. His wife, Brenda, is beautiful, intelligent and a fantastic mother to his children--but there's just one little problem: he's bored out of his suburban businessman's mind. Richard can't help but fantasize about having nearly every woman he sees. Still, it's only fantasy. Then, one fateful day, an alluring, free-spirited, not to mention stunning, old friend, Nikki, suddenly appears at his office door, putting him to the ultimate test. Just how much is Richard Cooper willing to risk when temptation comes after him? After all, he really does love his wife--at least he thinks he does.
4.
Zero Day (2003) as Executive Producer
A dramatic tale that presents the complicated world of two best friends Andre and Cal, alienated adolescent boys determined to carry out a violent attack on their high school. This self-named "Army of Two" uses video cameras to record everything relevant to their final "mission." These video diarie
5.
On_Line (2002) as Producer
Shy computer whiz John gets dumped by his fiancee and moves in with his old college roommate, Moe. They start an adult web site called Intercon-X, where clients are connected to live, erotic chat sessions with Internet sex workers like Al, a celibate, man-on-man host who never leaves his apartment,
6.
Two Family House (2000) as Executive Producer
Set in Staten Island circa 1956, Buddy Visalo is a factory worker and frustrated singer who once had a shot at the big time, but whose dreams of greatness have been reduced to an endless series of failed money-making schemes. His latest is to buy a two-family house for himself and his wife, Estelle,
7.
New Rose Hotel (1998) as Co-Producer
Fox and his sidekick X work for a global corporation which is determined to headhunt scientific genius Hiroshi from a rival company. Fox is a criminal who will be paid a vast amount if he can somehow persuade Hiroshi to defect. He offers Sandii, a singer and prostitute, $1 million if she can seduce
8.
Race (1998) as Producer
Two candidates in an LA City Council race--one black, the other Latino--vie for the endorsement of the outgoing white councilman. In theory, the candidate who can capture the floating white vote will win. But with a small margin of error, while both candidates start out on the straight and narrow, s
9.
Dead Funny (1995) as Co-Producer
Vivian and Reggie share an erratic romance filled with feuding, passion and Reggie's bizarre practical jokes. But the joke's on Reggie when he ends up dead on Vivian's kitchen table.
10.
Heading Home (1994) as Co-Producer
Set in 1970 Washington DC during the civil demonstrations. A black, 40 year-old male bus driver and a white, teenage girl become friends.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

11.
You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
Zohan, a top Israeli commando, fakes his own death in order to pursue his dream: becoming a hairstylist in New York. Though he wants to put his life of counter-terrorism behind him, he quickly finds it is not so easy to escape one''s roots. As enemies old and new try to take him out, they will all come to learn the same thing: you don''t mess with the Zohan.
12.
Lymelife (2008)
A story about the dark side of suburban paradise and the loss of innocence centers on two deeply troubled, dysfunctional families during the late 1970s. Awkward, sensitive 15-year old, Scott Bartlett's family life is turned upside-down after an outbreak of Lyme disease hits the community spreading
13.
Committed (2000) as Production Supervisor (Additional Crew-New York)
Nobody believes in marriage more than Joline. So when her husband Carl suddenly leaves her for parts unknown, she sees it as one more hurdle in the life-long struggle to keep the faith. Rising to the challenge, Joline sets out on a two thousand mile journey to track him down and bring him back to hi
14.
Price Above Rubies, A (1998) as Line Producer
Sonia, both attractive and self-determined, supresses her wandering soul under a gentle marriage to the promising young scholar Mendel and their infant son. Upon Mendel's appointment to a prestigious Yeshiva, the young family is folded into Brooklyn's Hasidic community. Sonia moves uncomfortably wit
15.
Kingpin (1996) as Production Supervisor (2nd Unit)
Roy Munson is a one-time bowling prodigy who has been reduced to scavenging for a living as a bowling supply salesman. Then he discovers a protege named Ishmael among the Amish of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, and the former champ thinks he has found his ticket back to the fast lane: the million dollar winner-take-all bowling tournament in Reno, Nevada. Along the way, the duo pick up a spare: a street-smart beauty named Claudia who teaches them a thing or two about the art of the hustle. Once in Reno, the trio discovers that their problems are only just beginning as they come face to face with bowling''s biggest superstar: Big Ern McCracken.
16.
If Lucy Fell (1996) as Line Producer
Therapist Lucy Ackerman's thirtieth birthday is a month away, and the pact that she and her best friend, painter Joe MacGonaughgill, made years ago may now have to be honored. They vowed to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge if they didn't find love before turning thirty. Joe somehow finds the courage to make the big leap: he finally speaks to his ravishing neighbor, a woman he's been watching -- and painting -- through his bedroom window for years. Lucy ends a less-than-meaningful relationship with a guy named Dick and meets Bwick, an eccentric, yet charming and successful painter who could be "the one." With their date on (and off) the bridge looming, Lucy and Joe find true love after all.
17.
Dead Funny (1995) as Production Manager
Vivian and Reggie share an erratic romance filled with feuding, passion and Reggie's bizarre practical jokes. But the joke's on Reggie when he ends up dead on Vivian's kitchen table.
18.
Heading Home (1994) as Production Manager
Set in 1970 Washington DC during the civil demonstrations. A black, 40 year-old male bus driver and a white, teenage girl become friends.
19.
Manhattan Bridge (1992) as Production Manager
Romantic comedy set in Manhattan about two sisters who accidentally fall in love with the same man.
20.
Revolution! (1989) as Production Manager
Inspired by Godard's "Band of Outsiders," the film is about three young Marxists who decide to start the revolution by robbing a rich Long Island matron.
21.
Spring Break (1983) as Production Assistant
Four young men meet on the beaches of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and twist the beach party genre into a rollicking exposition of young Americans in the 1980s. Non-stop partying in and out of bars with a plot line that involves dirty politics and a dark tribute to the motorcycle maverick, Harvey Lembeck.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

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23.
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
Nick frequents New York's indie rock scene nursing a broken heart and playing the bass with his queercore band, The Jerk Offs. Norah is questioning pretty much all of her assumptions about the world. Though they have nothing in common except for their taste in music, their chance encounter leads to an all-night quest to find a legendary band's secret show and ends up becoming a first date that could change both their lives.
24.
I Think I Love My Wife (2007)
Richard Cooper has it all. His wife, Brenda, is beautiful, intelligent and a fantastic mother to his children--but there's just one little problem: he's bored out of his suburban businessman's mind. Richard can't help but fantasize about having nearly every woman he sees. Still, it's only fantasy. Then, one fateful day, an alluring, free-spirited, not to mention stunning, old friend, Nikki, suddenly appears at his office door, putting him to the ultimate test. Just how much is Richard Cooper willing to risk when temptation comes after him? After all, he really does love his wife--at least he thinks he does.
25.
Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006)
In 1958 New York, Diane Arbus, the daughter of a posh fur store owner, is a housewife and mother who works as an assistant to her husband Allan, a fashion and advertising photographer. One night, Diane's eye is caught by a strange-looking mask the size of a man's head. Later, when Diane gets her fi
26.
Laws of Attraction (2004)
High-powered divorce attorneys, Audrey Woods and Daniel Rafferty, have seen love gone wrong in all its worst case scenarios--so, how bad could their chances be? At the top of their respective games, Audrey and Daniel are a classic study in opposites. She practices law strictly by the book; he always manages to win by the seat of his pants. But soon they are pitted against each other on opposite sides of a nasty public divorce between famous clients, with the case centering upon an Irish castle that each future divorcee has their sites set on. Audrey and Daniel travel to Ireland to chase down depositions, yet the two lawyers, who have been slowly developing a mutual attaction that neither wants to acknowledge, find themselves thrown together at a romantic Irish festival. After a night of wild celebrating, they wake up the next morning as husband and wife. Maybe getting married first is the best way to fall in love.
27.
Basquiat (1996) as Unit Production Manager
In 1981, Jean-Michel Basquiat catapulted from being an unknown nineteen-year-old graffiti writer to becoming one of the most successful, controversial, glamorous artists in the world. His shows were anticipated as the big events of the New York season, and his paintings were bought by the most power
28.
If Lucy Fell (1996) as Unit Production Manager
Therapist Lucy Ackerman's thirtieth birthday is a month away, and the pact that she and her best friend, painter Joe MacGonaughgill, made years ago may now have to be honored. They vowed to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge if they didn't find love before turning thirty. Joe somehow finds the courage to make the big leap: he finally speaks to his ravishing neighbor, a woman he's been watching -- and painting -- through his bedroom window for years. Lucy ends a less-than-meaningful relationship with a guy named Dick and meets Bwick, an eccentric, yet charming and successful painter who could be "the one." With their date on (and off) the bridge looming, Lucy and Joe find true love after all.

Producer (special)

29.
AMC Project: I Want to be Clive McClean, The (2003) as Producer
Documentary special in which fledgling film director Peter Mattei follows around his unlikely mentor, legendary pornographer Clive McClean, and sits on the pitch meetings, photo shoots, and various casual settings to learn the tricks of the skin trade and the surprisingly ordinary lives of its perfo

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