5 to 7 - Casting Director
Victor Levin - Director
Bonnie Curtis, Julie Lynn - Producers
Starring: Anton Yelchin, Berénice Marlohe, Lambert Wilson, Olivia Thirlby, Frank Langella and Glenn Close
In New York, aspiring novelist (Anton Yelchin) has a cinq-a-sept affair (5 to 7 is the afternoon time and acceptable code for a marital affair among a certain set of Parisians) with the beautiful wife of a French diplomat. Cultures, world views, personal ethics and dietary preferences clash as love deepens, with remarkable results. Let’s just say that, in the end, everyone does the right thing and we have a lot of fun getting there. Starts Late May 2013 in New York City.
Every Thing Will Be Fine- Casting Director
Wim Wenders - Director
Gian-Piero Ringel - Producer
Bjorn-Olaf Johannessen - Writer
Starring - James Franco
Every Thing Will Be Fine is a family drama, unraveling over the course of 12 years. A story of guilt and forgiveness, and of accepting things you cannot change anymore. The film will be shot in 3D. Casting is underway.
START DATE: Mid-August 2013
SHOOTING LOCATION: Montreal, Canada
Nina – Casting Director
Cynthia Mort - Writer / Director
Ben Latham Jones, Barnaby Thompson, Stuart Parr - Producers
Starring: Zoe Saldana, David Oeylowo
Nina tells the story of the legendary great soul singer, Nina Simone and her relationship with her manager Clifton. It is not strictly a biopic, but rather a portrait of an icon whose talent and passion took the world by storm. She was an iconic musician, but also a woman who represented “women” in their quest to be heard and appreciated equally. Nina’s talent was huge and like many artists her inner demons also shaped her life and career.
Chavez – Casting Director / Associate Producer
Feature Film – Participant Media
Diego Luna - Director
Pablo Cruz, Diego Luna, Gael Garcia Bernal, Lianne Halfon, John Malkovich, Larry Meli, and Russell Smith - Producers
Starring: Michael Pena, America Ferrera, Rosario Dawson
Chavez is the biopic story of legendary farmworker and labor leader, César E. Chavez. It follows the struggles and triumphs he underwent to reinforce non-violence in a labor movement that mobilized an industry. Over the period of 8 years, Chavez rises as a charismatic leader and builds a strong force alongside fellow activist Dorlores Huerta (Rosario Dawson), and others to start a wave ending the largest strike in the history of U.S. labor. This story takes you on a journey through the struggles, resistance and ultimate triumph faced by César Chavez.
Look of Love – Casting Director
Arie Posin - Writer / Director
Julie Lynn, Bonnie Curtis - Producers
Starring: Annette Bening, Ed Harris, Robin Williams
Five Years Ago, Nikki’s (Annette Bening) husband passed away in a tragic accident unable to move forward. Nikki lives in a cocoon state, stuck in the mire of missing her one true love. Then, one random day, she sees Tom (Ed Harris); who is almost an exact replica of her late husband (Ed Harris)…
The Young and Prodigious Spivet – Casting Director
Jean Pierre-Jeunet - Director
Francis Boespflug, Frédéric Brillion, Suzanne Girard, Jean Pierre-Jeunet, Gilles LeGrand, Tyler Thompson - Producers
Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Judy Davis, Callum Keith Rennie and Kyle Catlett
Based on the best selling novel by Reif Larson comes Jean Pierre-Jeunet’s (Amelie) next film about a young cartographer enthusiast who embarks on a journey that might allow him to finally understand how the world really works.
Cooktales – Casting Director
Gina Kim- Writer / Director
CJ Entertainment, Steven Nam- Producer
Starring: Michelle Yeoh, Chin Han, Bobby Lee and Henry Lau
In an attempt to piece back his grandfather’s restaurant, a young promising chef Mark decides to participate in a food competition that involves participants from all over the world.
Exiles on Main Street - Producer
Heidi Levitt, Alex Gibney - Producers
This project is a strong passion of mine. It will be a series of short films for television that I have developed. The series deals with culture clash and immigrant struggles in America and abroad. Each film will be directed by a renown director, including Wayne Wang, Mira Nair, Sherman Alexie, Isabel Coixet, etc, who will bring his or her own unique “outsider” experience to the project. Films will be based on short stories by great writers including, Robert Olen Butler, Jumpha Lahiri, Sherman Alexie, Z.Z. Packer, K. Kvashay-Boyle, among many others.
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“Walking Back to Happiness
Ginger and Rosa - Executive Producer / Casting Director
Ginger and Rosa Official Trailer
Sally Potter - Writer / Director
Christopher Shepard - Producers
Biorn Olaf Johannessen - Writer
Starring: Elle Fanning, Alice Englert, Annette Bening, Alessandro Nivola and Christina Hendricks
The story of two 15-year-old girl best friends. One of whom starts an affair with the other’s father. The year is 1961, the setting is bohemian London, the backdrop is “Ban the Bomb”, and the music is Helen Shapiro “Walking Back to Happiness.”