In Focus: Avi Federgreen

Producer/Distributor Avi Federgreen has over 15 years of industry experience and 55 credits to his name.

Making Films That Can Sell!

It’s good to be back to writing this Blog…it’s been way too long. Almost 8 years in fact. A lot has happened since the last time I wrote in this blog….many films produced and I even got to direct my first short film RED BALLOON and then my first feature A FAMILY SEDUCTION. What has not changed is my passion for telling important stories like ONE WEEK, STILL MINE, KISS & CRY and my recent directorial debut short film RED BALLOON.

NSI Canada: Thank you Avi Federgreen!

Emerging storytellers are the future of our industry. Together, we can help them realize their dreams Back in March, thanks to donations from two generous supporters, NSI launched a matching donor campaign to coincide with the start of training for NSI Totally Television and NSI IndigiDocs students. But then COVID-19 hit so we made the decision to pause our call-to-action due…

Playback Canada: Federgreen, Lucky Dime option 10 Minutes from Home

Author Bill Howard will script the adaptation, while Federgreen Entertainment’s Avi Federgreen and Lucky Dime Films’ Laura Tremblay are set to produce. Federgreen Entertainment and Lucky Dime Films have acquired the film rights to Bill Howard’s debut novel 10 Minutes from Home. Currently in development, the adaptation is being penned by Howard with Federgreen Entertainment’s…

The Filmmakers’ Podcast

Award winning Director Justin McConnell and award winning Producer Avi Federgreen sit down with Giles Alderson (The Dare) and Christian James (Fanged Up) at Frightfest HQ to talk making movies, the best way to get into a festival, get picked up for distribution, dealing with bad reviews and how they made their latest film the Shape Shifting Body Horror feature ‘Lifechanger’, which is screening at Grimmfest in Manchester, England on the 5th Oct and Toronto Afterdark in Canada on the 16th Oct.

Alberta Jewish News: Israeli And Jewish Themed Films Are Now More Accessible – Thanks To Avi Federgreen

(EJNews) – Film producer Avi Federgreen enjoys Jewish themed films, particularly those made in Israel with Hebrew dialogue and English subtitles.  But they are tough to find. The Alberta born and Edmonton raised producer with over 20 years of experience in the film industry has decided to fix this problem by launching a new project,…

Now Toronto: The pleasures and pains of being a Canadian movie producer

The film is an American production financed by Fox Searchlight Pictures, and its Oscar-nominated stars are British (Sally Hawkins) and American (Richard Jenkins, Octavia Spencer). But the bulk of the cast and crew is Canadian, so: good job, us. Back-patting aside, there’s a more interesting story. Over the last decade or so, Toronto has become…