Marcus Englefield - Sunday, Sept 22 - AM
Marcus Englefield is best known for Danger Close (2019), Animal Crackers (2017), and prepping Beyond the Velvet Rope.
Join Marcus in a Producers Panel to discuss Production in Canada vs Hollywood and the benefits and challenges of both worlds.
Mr. Englefield is a co-founder of the industry leading conversion company, Venture 3D, and a twenty year-veteran of the entertainment industry, whose experience includes producing the animated feature films "Animal Crackers" directed by Tony Bancroft (Mulan) and starring Sylvester Stallone, Emily Blunt, Sir Ian McKellen, and Danny DeVito, “Charming” featuring Sia, Demi Lovato, Gem, Wilmer Valderrama and Avril Lavigne and “Trouble” starring Big Sean, Jason Mraz, Snoop Dog and Lucy Hale.
Englefield also produced the live action films The Naked Man, Written by Ethan Cohen with Michael Rappaport and Rachel Leigh Cook andI Think I Do with Guillermo Diaz, as well as over 80 commercials, music videos and documentaries. Currently he is exec-producing the action film Valet which was written by Academy Award nominee Jason Hall (American Sniper) and the War epic “Danger Close” starring Travis Fimmel and Luke Bracey and producing the musical, Beyond the Velvet Rope written by Academy Award winner Ron Bass (Rainman, Dangerous Minds and My Best Friend’s Wedding).
In January 2016, Mr. Englefield became partners with one of Hollywood’s biggest directors, Michael Bay (Transformers, The Rock, Armageddon) in a new company, 451 Media Group.