Las Vegas indie filmmaker Joshua A. Cohen is hot off Associate Producing Eli Roth’s “Lake Mead.” Under his banner, Cohencidence Productions, LLC, he just released his first solo feature production “Red Herring” into AMC Theaters. Joshua owns Nevada Camera & Lens, LLC, a digital cinema rental co-op, including the only pair of 4K Arri cameras in the state. He also chairs the Nevada Film Incentive Task Force PAC, acting as a principal author and advocate for the new state program.
Name: Joshua A. Cohen
Lives in: Las Vegas, Nevada
Company: Cohencidence Productions, LLC
Occupation: Filmmaker, Producer, Production Coordinator, Production Manager, Screenwriter and Script Consultant
Unique traits: First solo feature achieved limited theatrical run & DVD release. A principal author and advocate of the Nevada Film Tax Incentive Own the only pair of 4K Arri cameras in the Las Vegas
Film by Jessica Chandler (Horror) Producer A journalism student, Lilly, disappears while making a documentary about water levels at Lake Mead. When Lilly's cousin Erica goes searching for her, she comes to learn that some mysterious and deadly, "entities" lurk beneath the surface. Written by By Zachary Matson Today's News-Herald
Film by Ousa Khun (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Producer, Writer, Casting director A Las Vegas homicide detective investigating his best friend uncovers a professional assassin.
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
Film by Andy Fickman (Action, Comedy and Crime) Production manager After six years of keeping our malls safe, Paul Blart has earned a well-deserved vacation. He heads to Vegas with his teenage daughter before she heads off to college. But safety never takes a holiday and when duty calls, Blart answers. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment
Film (short) by Eduard Osipov (Thriller) Producer, Writer, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Did the runner choose the path, or did the path choose the runner.
Film by J. Neil Schulman (Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Alongside Night is the story of the final economic collapse of the United States as seen through the eyes of 16-year-old Elliot Vreeland, searching for his missing Nobel-laureate-economist father, and the mysterious teenage "Lorimer" whom Elliot meets in a black-market underground, whose own father might be the reason Elliot's father is missing. Written by Jesulu Productions
First Order of Business
Film (short) by Brandon Christensen (Comedy) Producer, Writer
Now You See Me
Film by Louis Leterrier (Crime, Mystery and Thriller) Actor Four magicians each answer a mysterious summons to an obscure address with secrets inside. A year later, they are the Four Horsemen, big time stage illusionists who climax their sold out Las Vegas show with a bank apparently robbed for real. This puts agents Dylan Rhodes of the FBI and Alma Dray of Interpol on the case to find out how they did it. However, this mystery proves difficult to solve even with the insights of the professional illusion exposer, Thaddeus Bradley. What follows is a bizarre investigation where nothing is what it seems with illusions, dark secrets and hidden agendas galore as all involved are reminded of a great truth in this puzzle: the closer you look, the less you see. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Flock of Meese
Film (short) by Dee Drenta (Comedy) Producer, Writer, Animation department
Film (short) by Zach Mami (Drama) Actor A family mourns the death of Angela Morris.
Television by Justy Hutchins (Comedy) Actor Oskar, Crystal, and Kent are professionally unemployed. They push the limits of decency while running out the clock on their unemployment benefits.
Race to Witch Mountain
Film by Andy Fickman (Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy and 2 More) Stunts In Las Vegas, the regenerated ex-con Jack Bruno works as taxi driver. During an UFO Convention at Planet Hollywood, the skeptical Jack picks up Dr. Alex Friedman, who will present a scientific lecture in the event. Then he is pressed by two henchmen of his former boss, the criminal Wolff, that wants to talk to him, but Jack does not want to return to the crime life. Jack fights and gets rid of them; out of the blue, he finds two teenagers on the backseat of his cab. They tell that they are siblings, Sara and Seth, and they need to travel to a location outside Las Vegas in the middle of nowhere. Meanwhile the government finds a spacecraft that crashed nearby Las Vegas and is chasing the two aliens; after the investigation of the men of Major Henry Burke, they discover that the two siblings are the aliens. Jack Bruno, Sara and Seth are chased by Henry Burke's team and by the "Syphon", a killer from outer space that has been sent to kill them by the military of their planet that want to ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Film by Dan Ireland (Drama) Actor A teenage orphan spends ten years traveling cross-country experiencing life, love and heartbreak. Based on E.L. Doctorow's story, "Jolene: A Life."
Film by Curtis Hanson (Drama, Romance and Sport) Actor In Las Vegas, Huck Cheever is a poker player, brilliant but also prone to let emotion take over. It's the week of the poker world series, and Huck must come up with the $10,000 entry fee, which he wins, loses, borrows, and loses - and even steals part of from Billie Offer, an earnest young woman who's new in town and who catches Huck's eye. By the time the tournament starts, Huck owes everyone. Complicating things is the arrival of Huck's father, whom Huck detests for having left his mother, a champion player in town to win. Can Huck learn to play poker the way he lives and to live the way he plays poker? Or is his only flush the sound of his life going down the toilet? Written by <email@example.com>
Film (short) by Robert H. Gwinn (Comedy and Fantasy) Actor
Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)