Film New Orleans

Locations. Resources. Incentives.

Unit Production Manager / Production Manger

Alissa M. Kantrow

Alissa Kantrow

5 Papworth Avenue
Metairie, LA 70005

Phone: 318-751-6093
Email: [email protected]
Website:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0437987/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

New Orleans-based DGA UPM and Line Producer with vast knowledge of tax incentives structure. Partner in production services company with IATSE Term Agreement.

Credits:

    • Credit: 12 Years a Slave
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Production ManagerSupervisor
    • Credit: Reckless
    • Type: TV Pilot
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: The Mist
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: The Killing Room
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Line Producer
    • Credit: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore
    • Type: Select Credit Type
    • Position: Producer
    • Credit: Hours
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: CoProducer

All Of Them Witches

Sasha Solodukhina

3020 Royal Street
New Orleans, LA 70117

Phone: 434-249-0659
Cell: 434-249-0659
Email: [email protected]

I’m a local producer and production manager with experience in organizing shoots, finding crew, and managing the office for low-budget independent features, documentaries, music videos, and TV.

Credits:

    • Credit: All Styles
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Production Manager
    • Credit: American Rhapsody
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Production Manager
    • Credit: Ed Bassmaster Show Season 1
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: Production Office Coordinator
    • Credit: Strother Nuckels Strategies Alabama
    • Type: Commercial
    • Position: Producer
    • Credit: Other Months
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Producer Premiere SXSW
    • Credit: Big Bad Art
    • Type: Documentary
    • Position: Producer

Amy Cutler

Amy Cutler

2018 Camp St.
New Orleans, LA 70130

Phone: 2152624578
Fax: 2152624578
Email: [email protected]

With over a decade in location scouting & management I work aggressively to get Directors & Producers exactly what they envisioned. I am proud to say that I have always been asked back to every location I have managed.

Credits:

    • Credit: Altered Minds
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Unit Production Manager
    • Credit: The Discoverers
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Location Manager
    • Credit: Bonobos NOLA
    • Type: Commercial
    • Position: Location Scout Manager
    • Credit: Silver Linings Playbook
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Location Scout
    • Credit: Its Always Sunny In Philadelphia
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: Assistant Location Manager
    • Credit: Law Abiding Citizen
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Assistant Location Manager

Amy DeDeaux Ransow

Amy DeDeaux Ransow

10973 Buddy Ellis Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70726

Phone: 225-205-2222
Email: [email protected]

Southeastern Louisiana BA Visual Arts
Interior Design Society
You need it, I can get it.

Credits:

    • Credit: Welcome to the Quarter
    • Type: Music Video
    • Position: Director Producer
    • Credit: Homelicide
    • Type: Select Credit Type
    • Position: Production Designer
    • Credit: Climate control of Louisiana
    • Type: Commercial
    • Position: Director Producer
    • Credit: The DoJo
    • Type: Select Credit Type
    • Position: Photographer Poster Design
    • Credit: Homelicide
    • Type: Select Credit Type
    • Position: Set Decorator
    • Credit: Year One
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Props asst

Ashley Wright

Ashley Wright

320 Monticello Ave., Apt C
New Orleans, LA 70115

Phone: 310-895-8297
Email: [email protected]
Website:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4168955

Non-union 1st AD with micro to low budget producing credits.

Credits:

    • Credit: Out of Blue
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: 1st Assistant Director
    • Credit: Bad Stepmother
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: CoProducer
    • Credit: Trailer Park Shark
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: CoProducer
    • Credit: Family of Lies
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: CoProducer
    • Credit: Lost in Time
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Producer

Crimson Pictures

Todd Lewis

1311 Nashville Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115

Phone: 310-770-9596
Cell: 310-770-9596
Email: [email protected]

Producer, Line Producer, UPM

Credits:

    • Credit: Black And White
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Producer
    • Credit: The Fantastic Four
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Captain Phillips
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: 21 Jump Street
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Swing Vote
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Line Producer
    • Credit: That's What I Am
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Line Producer

Cyndi Brenner

Cyndi Brenner

68 Glenwood Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70123

Phone: 310-717-1718
Email: [email protected]
Website:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0107458/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

I am a Line Producer/DGA UPM with 20 years experience in film making, 8 years in Louisiana. I know the area, the local crew and vendors. I am very accomplished creating budgets and schedules that accurately analyze the local and state tax credits

Credits:

    • Credit: The Forger
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Line Producer
    • Credit: American Heist
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Ladies Man A Made Move
    • Type: Movie of the Week
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Line ProducerUPM
    • Credit: Super
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Sordid Lives: The Series
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: Line ProducerUPM

John Brister

John Brister

814 Royal Street #D
New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: 504-327-9532
Cell: 504-327-9532
Email: [email protected]
Website:https://pro-labs.imdb.com/name/nm0006626/?ref_=sch_int

John Brister has overseen the production of 60+ feature films. He is one of the few New Orleans based Producers / UPMs who is bondable by Film Finances.

Most recently, he was the UPM on the MGM, WWE Studios feature “Fighting with My Family” directed by Stephen Merchant, starring Dwayne Johnson and Vince Vaughn.

Previously Brister was the UPM on “Blaze” directed by Ethan Hawke, starring
Alia Shawkat, Josh Hamilton and Sam Rockwell.

Brister was also the UPM on “Billionaire Boys Club” reshoots, starring Kevin Spacey, Emma Roberts, Taron Egerton and Judd Nelson.

Prior to that he was the UPM on the WWE Studios productions “Armed Response”, starring Wesley Snipes, Anne Heche, Gene Simons and on “Blood Brothers” starring Trey Songz and Fetty Wap.

He was also the UPM on “The Book of Love” starring Jason Sudeikis, Jessica Biel and Maisie Williams, and on “Abattoir”, directed by Darren Lynn Bousman (“Saw 2, 3 & 4).

John Brister executive / line produced the Starz / Encore movie “Carjacked”, starring Stephen Dorff and Maria Bello. He also line produced the western “Hot Bath an’ a Stiff Drink 2”, starring Robert Patrick, Alison Eastwood and Frankie Muniz.

He was the UPM on “Stonerville” starring Leslie Nielsen and “Overnight” starring James D’Arcy, Rachel Blanchard and Anthony LaPaglia.

Brister executive / line produced “Shooting Gallery”, starring Freddie Prinze, Jr., Ving Rhames and Roselyn Sanchez. Brister also produced the Columbia TriStar family comedies “Soccer Dog: European Cup”, which was a Starz / Encore premiere and “Soccer Dog: The Movie”, which was a HBO premiere.

Brister’s filmography also includes the World War II submarine drama “In Enemy Hands”, starring William H. Macy. He developed the script, packaged the project and was the lead producer on the shoot. This John Brister Production was distributed by Lionsgate.

Brister also executive produced the television movie “Rocket’s Red Glare” starring Robert Wagner, Marilu Henner and Ryan Merriman. He was the lead producer responsible for development, production and post. He was solely responsible for the sale to the Fox Family Channel.

Previously, Brister served as Vice President of Finance and Production at Royal Oaks Entertainment, and prior to that Ashok Amritraj Entertainment. Brister’s involvement with each film included developing the screenplays, working with the sales agents, banks and bond companies to complete the financing, creating budgets, negotiating actor, director and union contracts, and supervising production. Brister also supervised the post-production process, including delivery and the repayment of production loans.

John Brister grew up in Lafayette, Louisiana. He graduated with a B.A. in history from U.C.L.A. He is a member of the Director’s Guild of America.

References: Kurt Woolner / Matt Warren (Film Finances)

Credits:

    • Credit: Fighting with my Family
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Billionaire Boys Club
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM Reshoots
    • Credit: Blaze
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: The Book of Love
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Blood Brothers
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Abattoir
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM

Kat Hess

Kat Hess

320 Monticello Ave., Apt C
New Orleans, LA 70115

Phone: 323-395-6755
Email: [email protected]
Website:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3375114/

Non-union 2nd AD with part time UPMing experience (worked on many projects without one and functioned as one). Specialize in $6 million & below as a 2nd & $1 mill & below as a Production Manager/Producer.

Credits:

    • Credit: Out of Blue
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Key 2nd AD
    • Credit: Monsters Men
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Key 2nd AD
    • Credit: Night Comes On
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Key 2nd AD
    • Credit: We the Animals
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Key 2nd AD
    • Credit: Lost in Time
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Line Producer

Kelly Manning

Kelly Manning

2613 Deers St
New Orleans, LA 70117

Phone: 404-723-5365
Email: [email protected]
Website:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2336869/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Experienced, detail oriented Production Coordinator and Manager with credits from both New Orleans and Los Angeles.

Credits:

    • Credit: Are You the One Season 6
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: Asst Production Supervisor
    • Credit: Big Freedia Bounces Back
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: Production Manager
    • Credit: Brothers Take New Orleans
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: Unit Production Manager
    • Credit: Big Freedia Queen of Bounce Season 5
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: Production Coordinator
    • Credit: Sweat Inc
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: Production Coordinator
    • Credit: Skin Wars Season 2
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: Production Coordinator

Laura Singleterry

Laura Singleterry

4823 Constance Street
New Orleans, LA 70115

Phone: 512-450-8560
Cell: 512-450-8560
Email: [email protected]
Website:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2158609/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

I am a local Producer, Line Producer and UPM with 13 years experience. I can take productions from development to distribution and manage all elements along the way. Breakdowns, schedules and budgets prepared for reasonable rates, as well.

Credits:

    • Credit: The Deed
    • Type: Reality TV
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: 68 Kill
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Crescent City
    • Type: TV Pilot
    • Position: Line Producer
    • Credit: Help My Gumshoes An Idiot
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Producer
    • Credit: Monsoon Mangoes
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM
    • Credit: Indiscretion
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: UPM

Theresa A. Young

Theresa Young

1111A Second St
New Orleans, LA 70130

Phone: 504-358-8418
Cell: 646-281-0968
Email: [email protected]
Website:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2927299/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

A decade of experience as a location scout, location manager, production manager, producer, music supervisor, music clearance associate and director’s assistant. Experience shooting in most major U.S. cities, especially Greater New Orleans area.

Credits:

    • Credit: Gambit
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Location Scout
    • Credit: ZOO Season 1
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: Location Scout
    • Credit: The Whole Truth
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Directors Assistant
    • Credit: Get On Up
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Location Coordinator
    • Credit: True Detective
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: Assistant Location Manager
    • Credit: Live from the Artists Den
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: Coordinating Producer Unit Production Manager Location Manager Location Scout