Satie Gossett is a Los Angeles based writer, director and producer. As a writer, director and producer at Goose Egg Entertainment, Satie creates feature and short film content for various media outlets.
He is best known for co-writing, producing and directing the comedic short film, “Jewtholic,” a religious comedy narrated by his father, Louis Gossett, Jr. Satie also produced “Departure,” a short film, which was featured at the MacWorld Conference in San Francisco. Complimented by the official Tom Cruise blog, the film included footage, shot exclusively with an iPhone, from three different directors in the United States, France, and Belarus and included original music by Public Enemy Founder Hank Shocklee. Departure was recently accepted into the Cannes Film Festival in France
Prior to Goose Egg Entertainment, Satie was a writer and director at Illuminado Pictures, where he provided rewrite and editing services for feature scripts in active development. Satie was also an associate producer and talent manager for Associated TV International. In this position, he served as the U.S. West Coast production contact for top-tier clientele. He played a significant role in creating ideas for each project and worked with production assistants to meet the bottom line for the producers. Satie was associate producer on the programming series “Heroes Among Us,” and on the Blair Underwood’s Intrepid Entertainment documentary, “Blacks In Entertainment.”
Satie is currently working on multiple projects. “10 Minutes,” a crime drama short film, featuring Louis Gossett, Jr. and starring Glenn Plummer and Kent Faulcon is currently drawing positive reviews on the festival circuit. 10 Minutes and Departure were recently accepted into the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. Satie is wrapping up post production on the drama short film, “Beautiful Thorn” starring Lanease Adams and Cinderella Graham. He is co-producing the documentary feature, “American Addict 2,” which is set to release in May 2015. Satie is also slated to direct the script, “Artisans;” the story of two young hip-hop artists from opposite sides of the country that have to overcome incredible odds in order to thrive and survive.
Satie’s producer credits include: “Cursed,” a web series that aired last year on KDOC, Los Angeles; and “An Unfinished DREAM.” Satie has written and directed three short films, all of which have been screened at the Malibu Film Festival and the MacWorld conference in San Francisco. Throughout the years, Satie has lent his talents to multiple studios, such as, 20th Century Fox Digital, CBS Entertainment, Logo Entertainment and Wrapped Productions.
Satie holds a bachelor’s degree in communications and a minor in film studies from Syracuse University.
Name: Satie Gossett
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: Goose Egg Entertainment
Occupation: Director and Screenwriter
Unique traits: funny, proactive, collaborative, terrific speller