Matthew Smaglik, is an independent producer based in New York City. Most recently he co-produced Nathan Silver's Thirst Street featuring the voice talents of Academy Award winner Anjelica Huston. The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and has been acquired by Samuel Goldwyn Films. Previously, Matthew served as the creative director and producer for Dogfish Pictures a company known for (LIKE CRAZY, COMPLIANCE AND PRINCE AVALANCHE). With Dogfish, Matthew co-produced the sci-fi feature Diverge, which won the U.S In Progress top prize and was selected for the Frontières Work In Progress in 2015. Matthew went on to produce Florence, Yesterday starring Daisy Bevan in Italy and David Bly’s Sweet Parents which is premiering at the Brooklyn Film Festival in 2017.
Matthew’s experience ranges from producing feature films to commercials for companies like BBDO, AMC, and VOX along with a new media collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital last year. With a focus on international co-production, Matthew has participated in several prestigious programs including IFP Film Week in 2015, the Trans Atlantic Partners program this past year, the Frontières Film Financing Forum in Amsterdam and presented at the Frontières Platform at the Marche Du Film in Cannes in 2017. Matthew is focused on emerging talents, taking advantage of the changing media landscape, and building partnerships.
Name: Matthew Smaglik
Lives in: New York City, New York
Company: Creative Director // Producer
Occupation: Director, Filmmaker, Producer, Production Coordinator and Screenwriter
Film (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Producer Gina, an American flight attendant, falls in with a Parisian bartender on a layover only to find herself tangled in a web of deception, delusion and unrequited amour fou.
Film (Short and Drama) Producer Suffering a loss, a woman finds a mysterious book on a subway platform and with it fights to get control of her life.
Film (Drama) Producer The relationship between an aspiring sculptor and struggling young chef in New York falters when they become entangled with older benefactors to further their careers.
Video (Short and Music) Producer A meditation on youth never being too far from re-attaining, as told through the eyes of two ballroom dancers and lovers.
Film (Drama) Producer A portrait of youth culture in contemporary Italy.
Film (Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Producer A man whose life was destroyed by nuclear war wakes up in a parallel universe where his pregnant wife and everyone he loves are still alive. The only person standing between him and the life he wants is someone he cannot face: the man he used to be. Written by Young Gunner Films
Julie Goldman: Lady Gentleman
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Comedy Bang! Bang!
Television (Comedy and Talk-Show) Actor A talk show parody that features celebrity guests, comedy sketches and animation. Based on the podcast of the same name.
Film (Drama and Western) Producer The Valas's, a deep-rooted cattle family and their quiet ranch hand, Cooper, work through a long Montana summer. When the eldest Valas son turns to cattle rustling and goes missing the family must deal with the aftermath. As pressure builds and their world falls apart they discover that blood is not always thicker than water. Written by Anonymous