Storytelling
Reborn

The landscape of film has changed. New voices, perspectives, and ideas are being empowered and embraced in ways we have never seen. Our mission at Redbird is to light a fire and accelerate that evolution. Like the phoenix that inspires our name, we seek to build better, bolder forms of artistic expression from the ashes of what came before that will shine a light bright enough for the world to see and take notice.

Storytelling
Reborn

The landscape of film has changed. New voices, perspectives, and ideas are being empowered and embraced in ways we have never seen. Our mission at Redbird is to light a fire and accelerate that evolution. Like the phoenix that inspires our name, we seek to build better, bolder forms of artistic expression from the ashes of what came before that will shine a light bright enough for the world to see and take notice.

Featured Production

The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain

From Executive Producer Morgan Freeman

Based on the true story of the events that led to the death of Kenneth Chamberlain Sr., an elderly African American veteran with bipolar disorder, who was killed during a conflict with police officers who were dispatched to check on him.

Gotham Award Winner
Best Lead Performer – Frankie Faison
Independent Spirit Award Nominee
Best Male Lead – Frankie Faison
Independent Spirit Award Nominee
Best Editor – Enrico Natale
Independent Spirit Award Nominee
Someone to Watch – David Midell

About Us

At Redbird, storytelling is our passion, and we are always looking for new partners and unique voices to join us on our mission of pushing our industry forward. We are a full-fledged, independent production company, completely capable of seeing a project through from inception to acquisition. If a project falls under our banner, we want to believe in it whole-heartedly and help improve it through every stage of development.

Our creative team offers a diverse set of skills and experience that ensure any project undertaken reaches its utmost potential. Together, our partners have produced a combined total of nearly two dozen film and television projects, from studio features to independent films, that have received distribution on platforms including Netflix, Hulu, HBO, and major cable networks. We are excited to team up with like-minded, hardworking professionals equally eager to craft stories that move the needle and evolve the medium.

Let’s soar together!

The Flock

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ENRICO
NATALE

Film & Television Production Executive

CARL
REID

Development Executive

Julianna
Medina-Politsky

Film & Television Production Executive

Jeff
Blum

Television and Streaming Executive

David
Midell

Factual Content Executive

ENRICO NATALE

Film & Television Production Executive

Open Bio
I’m a writer, director, producer, actor and editor with fifteen years of professional experience in the Entertainment Industry. I’ve produced eighteen feature films and countless other projects with my work being seen on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Apple TV, Sony, NBC, Warner Bros and more. I pride myself on being a jack of all trades with my latest film, “The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain” (Producer, Actor, Editor) sweeping at the Austin Film Festival winning both the Jury and Audience Award for best narrative feature film.

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CARL REID

Development Executive

Open Bio
I’m a writer, director, and producer with nearly a decade’s worth of professional experience. I’ve written for shows on Comedy Central and Hulu and served as a showrunner for multiple series for Kevin Hart’s LOL Network. As a development executive, I have created shows and features for Amazon, Warner Brothers, Netflix, and Sony Pictures with many more to come!

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Julianna
Medina-Politsky

Film & Television Production Executive

Open Bio
Julianna began her entertainment career in the agency world working with Actors, Writers and TV and Film Executives. She moved over to Legendary Entertainment when they built their first Production department in 11’. Spending almost 10 years with the company she gained expertise in all facets of Production from prep to post with budgets ranging from $5-$200 million dollars. Working on over 20 projects like DUNE, GODZILLA, 42, PACIFIC RIM, CRIMSON PEAK, POKEMON: DETECTIVE PIKACHU and the Alejandro Iñárritu VR experience CARNE Y ARENA.

In 2016 she founded a Women in Entertainment event that is held in L.A, NYC and London. With 800+ on roster these events help bridge the gap between the cities and the talented women in them. Championing female driven stories her 1st film she Executive Produced LA LEYENDA NEGRA supported Female driven, Latine and LGBTQ+ stories and premiered at Sundance 20”, gained an Independent Spirit Award nomination and went to HBO.

Julianna has worked with the best in the business on both sides of the camera. With her experience and vast network, she continues to champion stories and voices from her Hispanic heritage, female and representative driven projects as a Producer.

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Jeff Blum

Television & Streaming Executive

Open Bio
I’m a huge fan of hot sauce, the Ninja Turtles, and multi-cam comedy. I’ve produced a few things, been in many, and occasionally do commercials for a paycheck. Beyond my experience in Hollywood I’ve worked with major brands like Burger King, Mattel and Facebook to help them identify trends and understand their consumers. Let’s grab a margarita and discuss which is better, Seinfeld or Friends?

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David Midell

Factual Content Executive

Open Bio
As a writer and director specializing in telling true stories in narrative form, my projects have been seen in theaters across the country, on major television networks, and on worldwide streaming platforms. Films I’ve written and directed have won dozens of awards at film festivals, a coveted Prism Award from the Entertainment Industries Council, and I was announced as one of the 2020 “25 Screenwriters to Watch” from the Austin Film Festival, the preeminent writer’s festival in the country. Telling stories that entertain as well as inform is what I’m most passionate about!

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ENRICO NATALE

I’m a writer, director, producer, actor and editor with fifteen years of professional experience in the Entertainment Industry. I’ve produced eighteen feature films and countless other projects with my work being seen on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Apple TV, Sony, NBC, Warner Bros and more. I pride myself on being a jack of all trades with my latest film, "The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain" (Producer, Actor, Editor) sweeping at the Austin Film Festival winning both the Jury and Audience Award for best narrative feature film.

CARL REID

Carl is a writer, director, and producer with nearly a decade's worth of professional experience. He’s written for shows on Comedy Central, Hulu, and TBS and served as a showrunner for multiple series for Kevin Hart's LOL Network. As a development executive, he’s created shows and features for Amazon, Warner Brothers, Netflix, and Sony Pictures with many more to come!

JULIANNA MEDINA-POLITSKY

Julianna began her entertainment career in the agency world working with Actors, Writers and TV and Film Executives. She moved over to Legendary Entertainment when they built their first Production department in 11’. Spending almost 10 years with the company she gained expertise in all facets of Production from prep to post with budgets ranging from $5-$200 million dollars. Working on over 20 projects like DUNE, GODZILLA, 42, PACIFIC RIM, CRIMSON PEAK, POKEMON: DETECTIVE PIKACHU and the Alejandro Iñárritu VR experience CARNE Y ARENA. In 2016 she founded a Women in Entertainment event that is held in L.A, NYC and London. With 800+ on roster these events help bridge the gap between the cities and the talented women in them. Championing female driven stories her 1st film she Executive Produced LA LEYENDA NEGRA supported Female driven, Latine and LGBTQ+ stories and premiered at Sundance 20”, gained an Independent Spirit Award nomination and went to HBO. Julianna has worked with the best in the business on both sides of the camera. With her experience and vast network, she continues to champion stories and voices from her Hispanic heritage, female and representative driven projects as a Producer.

JEFF BLUM

A huge fan of hot sauce, the Ninja Turtles, and multi-cam comedy Jeff brings an eclectic experience to our television and streaming projects. Having worked with major brands like Burger King, Mattel and Facebook to help them identify trends and understand their consumers, he brings an unmatched vision to the ever-changing landscape of production and marketing. While primarily producing here at Redbird, he occasionally finds himself in front of the camera. A lover of comedy, he'll happily grab a margarita with you and discuss which is better, Seinfeld or Friends?

DAVID MIDELL

Indie Spirit Award Nominee As a writer and director specializing in telling true stories in narrative form, my projects have been seen in theaters across the country, on major television networks, and on worldwide streaming platforms. Films I’ve written and directed have won dozens of awards at film festivals, a coveted Prism Award from the Entertainment Industries Council, and I was announced as one of the 2020 “25 Screenwriters to Watch” from the Austin Film Festival, the preeminent writer’s festival in the country. Telling stories that entertain as well as inform is what I’m most passionate about!