Aegis Film Group was founded in 2003 by its CEO, Arianna Eisenberg, a writer/producer with 21-years’ experience in the entertainment industry. Starting with Paramount Pictures in post-production Arianna worked with numerous producers and studio executives in production and development and acquisitions – including Paul Haggar, Dawn Steel and Don Simpson. She left production briefly to do research and write independent analysis of the entertainment industry for various news media outlets in Hollywood and around the world. She has been sought after for her on-air expertise by the BBC, CNN, ITN and Channel Nine Australia. A member of The Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators, Arianna is in negotiations with a major publishing house for the first novel in her series of seven books, “Jemiyah Jones & The Fairies of Nir” also to be produced as a major motion picture. Arianna is an Executive member of Women in Film, Executive member of National Association of Professional Women, AFI and a Patron member of LACMA.
Steven W. Shultz – President of Production Aegis Film Group. Steve brings 25-years’ experience in Creative Development having worked on numerous projects at Paramount Pictures, Universal Studios, Warner Bros. and Sony to name a few. He has an extensive background in Post-Production as well as Production. Some of his credits include “Miami Vice”, “Shogun”, “Taxi” and “Mad About You”.
Sherry Collins – President of Production Aegis Faith Films (www.aegisfaithfilms.com). Sherry joined the company in 2009. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations of AFF as well as supervising acquisitions and development on new projects, coordinate cast and crew schedules and oversee each project from beginning to end. Sherry brings 30 years experience in Media and Broadcast Entertainment to Aegis Faith Films. She also works closely with Arianna Eisenberg on various Aegis Film Group mainstream projects as well.
Damon Lane – formerly head of Acquisitions and Development for Capitol Films in London, Damon also heads those divisions for Aegis Film & Television Group. He is Associate Producer on CROSSMAGLEN and has been in development on BLACK JACQUES for the past year. Damon brings a tremendous amount of experience in the area of sales, finance and distribution as well.
Irwin Moskowitz is Chief Financial Officer with 15 years of top level experience in the entertainment industry. With an MBA from UCLA, Irwin previously worked in the Entertainment Management Division for Bank of America. He was also head of accounting at SPELLING PRODUCTIONS. Irwin has an unparalleled grasp of the dynamics of entertainment accounting and is known as a fiscally conservative manager.
Jay Kenoff, Esq. heads our legal team. Jay is Senior Managing Partner in the highly regarded Century City entertainment law firm of Kenoff & Machtinger and brings a vast array of resources and experience to the table. He is a highly skilled, entertainment industry attorney with an eye for detail and the deal. His structuring and deal making abilities are second to none and he represents some of Hollywood’s most prestigious producers and film companies. Protecting our interests through due diligence is paramount and at the heart of our legal team.
Additionally, we have teamed with some of the best and brightest Hollywood has to offer to assemble a production entity that is second to none. We have formed relationships with key consultants and advisors who are available on an as-needed basis. The expertise of our staff and advisors cover all areas of endeavor – from pre-production, production and post-production to distribution, marketing and legal. Without exception Aegis Film & Television Group is on the cutting edge of entertainment film production. While Aegis Film & Television Group’s staff will run the day-to-day operations, our Executive management team will make key decisions affecting corporate operations and production activities.
For more information we are located at 7510 Sunset Boulevard, Suite 275, Los Angeles, CA 90046. Phone: 818-588-3545. Email: Info@aegisfilmgroup.com.