Who We Are

Adrian Salpeter

co-founder/producer

A natural connector at the intersection of business and art, Adrian is a creative producer who has produced a number of feature films including Kyra Sedgwick’s directorial debut STORY OF A GIRL and Jason Banker’s critical hit TOAD ROAD.

A Tony Award nominated producer, in 2017 Adrian co-produced three Broadway plays (THE GLASS MENAGERIE, SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION, A DOLL’S HOUSE PART 2) and the hit musical SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE starring Jake Gyllenhaal through his New York-based theatrical production and investment firm The Lowy Salpeter Company.

Salpeter also oversees Random Bench’s award-winning boutique creative agency offering top of mind print/digital design services for a variety of producers, distributors and releasing companies including IFC Films, Cohen Media Group, Screen Media Films, Gravitas Releasing and Vimeo.

Adrian’s first-produced feature film, THE FRENCH GUY, premiered in the Contemporary World Cinema program at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2005.

Raised near Toronto, Adrian started in the business in Vancouver working with top producers, studio executives and television showrunners as a producer’s assistant on X-MEN II, I ROBOT, MASTERS OF HORROR, THE L-WORD and HOUSE M.D.

Adrian resides in Los Angeles & New York

Liz Levine

co-founder/producer

Liz is an award winning producer, former journalist and transmedia ideator. Liz has produced a number of feature films including Kyra Sedgwick’s forthcoming directorial debut  STORY OF A GIRL. From fiction to nonfiction, Liz is a natural storyteller whose contributions span multiple platforms and genres and include the television series JPOD and the award-winning feature film TOAD ROAD.

Combining her master’s degree in journalism with her years as a development executive, Levine marries her strong sense of story with the practical skills of production derived from years as both a 1st AD and line producer.

Liz oversees the creative, fiscal and temporal stewardship of a given project ensuring that it moves smoothly from idea to actuality — on schedule and on budget. Levine has overseen physical production on Random Bench’s feature films as well as film, television and commercial productions for a variety of clients and brands including Volkswagen.

Liz is currently in development on her first feature film as director based on the GG award-winning novel WHEN EVERYTHING FEELS LIKE THE MOVIES.

Liz resides in Vancouver and Los Angeles.

Advisors

 

Laurence Mark

Laurence Mark is an Academy Award-nominated, Emmy-nominated, Golden Globe-winning producer of such hit films as Julie & Julia, Dreamgirls, I, Robot, As Good as It Gets and Jerry Maguire.  Mr. Mark is currently in production on The Greatest Showman starring Hugh Jackman and Michelle Williams.