Author: Alisa Katz

Alisa Katz, a native New Yorker, graduated from the University of California, San Diego, and attended the Film Academy of Prague (FAMU). Katz’s film producing experience includes Edward Zwick’s Defiance, Michael Mann’s Miami Vice and Pieter Jan Brugge’s The Clearing. Katz produced a 22-episode web series for Michael Eisner’s web distribution outlet, Vuguru. Additionally, Katz was the Director of Production for Unity Productions, and served on Fox Searchlight’s acclaimed creative advertising team for film campaigns, including Napoleon Dynamite, I Heart Huckabees, Sideways and Kinsey. Katz also held positions with the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Israel Film Festival, the Lake Placid Film Forum, the Israel Film Festival, the Cannes Market and served on the documentary jury and several panels for the Edinburgh International Film Festival. Katz is currently pursuing her Masters in Art+Design with an eye towards new media and interactive storytelling. She can be reached at alisakatz@mac.com.


Articles Written by Alisa Katz:

10 Filmmakers to Watch in 2013: Lucy Mulloy

Lucy Mulloy originally intended to shoot Una Noche, as a short film for her thesis project at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts graduate film program. But it became her debut feature film and landed in festival screenings in over 50 countries this past year. Una Noche received three awards at the 2012… Read more »