mber Entertainment's management partners combine in-depth expertise in motion picture production and finance as well as strategic planning. They offer extensive relationships within the publishing, film and broadcast industries around the world and have access to the best writers, directors, actors and executives in the business as well as distribution partners around the world. The team is complimented by an expert group of consultants and advisors with years of experience and tremendous relationships throughout Hollywood and Europe.
Ileen Maisel is an American-born, film executive and producer who has spent the last 19 years living and working in the United Kingdom most recently heading up New Line Cinema's European production operations. Maisel acquired, developed and supervised 1988 Best Picture nominee DANGEROUS LIAISONS (starring Glenn Close, John Malkovich, and Michelle Pfeiffer) as well as RIPLEY'S GAME, BIRTH, and New Line's big budget epic THE GOLDEN COMPASS, which Maisel championed and executive produced.
Lawrence Elman created a number of award winning and sought after documentary series and single films as founder and president of Drive Thru Pictures. Most recently, his TEAM QATAR won the prestigious Best Feature Film prize at the inaugural Tribeca/Doha Film Festival. Elman has worked extensively with international broadcasters from the BBC to NHK in Japan and everywhere in between. He is currently supervising production of PARIS CONNECTIONS in France.
Amber Entertainment's partners have produced highly successful films such as
THE GOLDEN COMPASS.