Hey, I'm Carrie!

Brooklyn, New York

Carrie is an independent producer based in New York City. She has produced various short films, music videos, and features. She is the Director of Operations at Sim New York, a post production house focusing on sound and color finishing for features, television, and live events.


Carrie's films have screened at various festivals, including Fantasia, BFI London Film Festival, and OutFest Fusion. Her most recent projects, ENGAGED directed by Dave Scala and JONES directed by Stacey Maltin are currently in the festival circuit. Her project THE INVADERS by Mateo Marquez screened at over 25 festivals in the 2018 circuit. She is in post production for 2 WEEKS directed by Victoria Negri and SELF(ISH) directed by Dani Tennenbaum. She is in pre-production for a documentary based on the 1997 Kevin Smith movie called CHASING AMY and a surrealist short comedy called PANCAKE SKANK both by Savannah Rodgers and a narrative feature based on musicals and friendships called TRIPLE THREAT by Stacey Maltin. She will begin pre-production on a narrative neo-noir feature called TURNER FALLS this summer, which has recently received IFP Fiscal Sponsorship.


In 2016, Carrie graduated from UMass Amherst with a degree in Theater and Psychology. She is the founder of Martini Shot, an art salon based in New York to create a community for artists of various mediums and backgrounds. She is attracted to projects that feature women, sexuality, and people overcoming various adversities in our current world. Boss bitches unite.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Long Haulers

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary, Experimental

Driving thousands of miles, Long Haulers weaves together stories of courage, tenacity, and humor from three women in the trucking industry.

107%

This project got the green light!

The Whistle - 70s & 80s lesbian youth in Albuquerque, New Mexico

San Francisco, California Film Feature
Documentary, History

We didn't all know each other, but we knew how to find each other.

102%

This project got the green light!

It's Okay

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

Reality isn't what it seems. Something strange is happening to Cam and Alex. Will they lose each other before they figure it out?

133%

This project got the green light!

Scratch This

New York City, New York Series
Action, Comedy

Featuring three self-centered sisters who make a futile attempt to overcome their sibling rivalry resulting in riotous physical comedy.

106%

This project got the green light!

Rizo

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

An Afro-Latina actress struggles with her identity as she navigates the Hollywood machine.

82%

This project got the green light!

Peony Park

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Family

One of 17 children, Niecey is a Black girl growing up in Nebraska with Hollywood Dreams, struggling to find love & acceptance.

100%

This project got the green light!

16,000 Dollars

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

A struggling black college grad considers his options after receiving a reparations check for $16,000

104%

This project got the green light!

Triple Threat

New York City, New York Film Feature
Drama, Musical

Close friendships are slowly pulled apart as a once shared Broadway dream is abandoned by one in favor of a new dream: fatherhood.

101%

This project got the green light!

Incurable

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Incurable: a journey of love, rejection, and an overactive imagination.

113%

This project got the green light!

After Dark

Portland, Oregon Film Short
Crime, Thriller

After the strange disappearance of a young girl, three kids find themselves in the middle of an ongoing investigation that hurdles them towa

102%

This project got the green light!

Seeds

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Desperate to salvage her mediocre 13th birthday, Georgia plots an escape to the crowded streets of Brooklyn with her little sister in tow.

100%

This project got the green light!

Nice Tan

San Francisco, California Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

Nice Tan is a WOC / QPOC-led sketch comedy series that tackles life and identity in a world that's not as woke as it wants to be.

107%

This project got the green light!

When Mary Met Betsy

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

Mary is a romantic. Betsy is lost. But when fate connects them, they might just find friendship and a new kind of "happy ending."

82%

This project got the green light!

Demonhuntr

Los Angeles, California Series
Horror, LGBTQ

A motley crew of queer friends in LA runs a business vanquishing demons while navigating their love (and sex) lives.

82%

This project got the green light!

Soft Boiled

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

Gina and Al meet cute working together at a cafe. When their creepy manager finds out about their budding romance, things get complicated.

80%

This project got the green light!

An Honest Lie

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Film Short
Comedy, Experimental

In a world where truth kiosks sit on every corner, one woman must decide what truth really means.

80%

This project got the green light!

Trace Amounts

Durham, North Carolina Film Short
Crime, Thriller

Was there a crime if you can't prove it?

102%

This project got the green light!

HEEL

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Sport

Mason is give a full-time contract with the biggest wrestling company in the world. All he has to do is behave himself for a few weeks.

102%

This project got the green light!

Drought

Wilmington, North Carolina Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

The summer after high school, Sam searches for a better life for herself and younger brother with Autism.

114%

This project got the green light!

Close Ties to Home Country

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Comedy, Biography

Based on real events. Akanksha, a kind immigrant, finds family in the rich people's dogs she dogsits, while her sister's US visa is denied.

118%

This project got the green light!

Call the Sandman

New York City, New York Film Short
Romance, Sci-Fi

Two lonely people who were once in a relationship seek the help of the Sandman Corp. to relive their fondest shared memories.

90%

This project got the green light!

YAI NIN

Seattle, Washington Film Short
Documentary, Foreign Film

The owner of a sausage factory in Thailand, Ninlawan keeps in contact with her family in America while holding down the family business.

143%

This project got the green light!

Under the Lantern Lit Sky

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
LGBTQ, Transmedia

Inspired by Tennessee Williams Streetcar Named Desire and Southern gothic literature, Under the Lantern Lit Sky explores what it means to be

93%

This project got the green light!

Gap Year

New York City, New York Film Feature
Comedy

A coming-of-age story about a girl who is forced to take a year off after getting rejected from NYU.

88%

This project got the green light!

BEFORE THE STORM

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

A young woman and her estranged father arrive in New York City on the eve a hurricane threatens to make landfall.

96%

This project got the green light!

Petty Cash

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

In Upstate New York, a young bartender is overwhelmed by past demons when her estranged brother falls on her doorstep, asking for help.

108%

This project got the green light!

Imaginary Friend

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

Helen’s isolated life is halted when she's given the opportunity to connect with people from her past using a new augmented reality device.

85%

This project got the green light!

The Scroll of Morlok

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror

A film projectionist is tasked with screening a silent horror classic, only to free a 'fictional' ghoul from his celluloid prison.

104%

This project got the green light!

Flunkyball

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Foreign Film

When unexpected guests arrive at Mia's party her vision for inclusivity crumbles, caught in the crossfire of ignorance under the influence.

116%

This project got the green light!

Happy Ending

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Experimental

A secluded zamboni driver meets a blind masseuse at an underground massage parlor and realizes what it really means to be touched.

80%

This project got the green light!

Assisted Living

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Satire

Bridget and Jo are two high-powered personal assistants/failing feminists who test the boundaries of human decency to excel at their jobs.

108%

This project got the green light!

Stage V

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A young woman finally attends a bereavement group after losing her father to cancer.

85%

This project got the green light!

Paris is in Harlem

New York City, New York Film Feature
Drama, Musical

A multi-character mosaic set in 2017, on the day the infamous Cabaret or No Dancing Law was repealed in NYC.

111%

This project got the green light!

Another Period in Time

Atlanta, Georgia Series
Comedy, Drama

A free black woman from 1863 wakes up in 2018 ATL & meets an entitled millennial. Can she get home or learn to love avocado toast & selfies?

106%

This project got the green light!

Love Happens

New York City, New York Film Feature
Horror, Romantic Comedy

A journalist battles unknown forces that have taken over her town.

85%

This project got the green light!

Gaining & Losing

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

On the road to eating disorder recovery, Nina’s past threatens her success. Will the pressure be too much?

109%

This project got the green light!

Deserters

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

At an engagement celebration, an ex-nihilo woman confronts the boundaries of loyalty when her affluent in-laws' secrets come to light.

118%

This project got the green light!

Deforming Stillness

Austin, Texas Series
Drama, Transmedia

Web series focused around people subjected to sexual harassment/assault and what forms in the silences.

80%

This project got the green light!

Locked Alone

New York City, New York Film Feature
Thriller, Drama

Catherine, unwillingly locked in her new apartment, discovers hidden crimes behind an evil entity. Will she have any chances to survive?

83%

This project got the green light!

One Bird at a Time

Portland, Oregon Series
Comedy, Drama

When do-gooder and lovable neurotic Julie strives to save the neediest and the craziest in the world, she has to start in her own backyard.

105%

This project got the green light!

Shield

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Family

Zoe overcomes her unusual attachment to a blanket with her foster mom's creative use of comic books.

104%

This project got the green light!

YAZIDI GENOCIDE FILM

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, War

When ISIS turns a mountain into a massacre, who can you save?

97%

This project got the green light!

Dom na Marse

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

A bipolar woman must choose: follow her wife to an unfamiliar planet led by a cold-blooded regime, or endure alone on a deteriorating Earth.

107%

This project got the green light!

Queen of the Capital

Washington, District of Columbia Film Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

Daniel, a government bureaucrat in Washington D.C., dreams of becoming Queen of the Capital.

85%

This project got the green light!

Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema

New York City, New York Film Festival
Film-related Business, Shorts Program

Show us your film. We'll show you success.

81%

This project got the green light!

Pozole

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Maia prolly killed her Nana.

112%

This project got the green light!

The Book Keepers

Roanoke, Virginia Film Feature
Documentary, Family

A father and son crisscross the country to fulfill a dying wish, ensure a legacy and find solace after tragic personal loss.

111%

This project got the green light!

Kombucha Catch-Up, Season 2

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Satire

A group of actors are forced to re-examine their toxic relationships and behavior upon graduating college.

84%

This project got the green light!

RAG DOLL

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama

A young woman, exhausted by her daily fight to survive, embraces violence when she enters a MMA tournament.

117%

This project got the green light!

Anna's Documentary

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary

What happens when you receive a diagnosis that changes your life in a heartbeat? Anna embarks on a journey to find out and begin to heal.

101%

This project got the green light!

GRIT

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

Frankie, a single woman in her late 30’s, discovers that due to an infertility issue, motherhood is suddenly a matter of now or never.

105%

This project got the green light!

F1

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

An Iranian student’s F1 visa gets revoked, forcing a family friend to babysit her for a weekend of LA adventures before being deported.

80%

This project got the green light!

Choke

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Action

A rising MMA star hides her refugee status from her small American town, and the world.

159%

This project got the green light!

2 WEEKS

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Horror

2 WEEKS accompanies Tanya as she explores what it means to be asexual in a committed relationship and an actor in a “sex sells” world.

101%

This project got the green light!

LIFE AT ALL COSTS - A Documentary Series Going Beyond Pro Choice Vs. Pro Life

Los Angeles, California Series
Documentary, News

Follow Asha Dahya, a former conservative Christian on her attempt to find common ground between pro choice and pro life.

114%

This project got the green light!

America Rise

Seattle, Washington Film Feature
Documentary

Together, we can create the world we want to live in.

80%

This project got the green light!

Lady Parts

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

A struggling actor finally gets her big break only to realize the glass ceiling can also be a camera lens.

85%

This project got the green light!

Amber the Hammer

Richmond, California Film Short
Action, Drama

An overambitious young crimefighter finds herself in a life-or-death situation and must call on an old friend for help.

109%

This project got the green light!

The Lady from Long Island City

New York City, New York Film Short
Film-Noir, Thriller

Two women meet for drinks to make a life or death deal.

102%

This project got the green light!

Adapting

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy

The (mostly) true story of a couple who begin the emotional, difficult and surprisingly ridiculous journey of adopting a baby.

103%

This project got the green light!

Good Girl

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Teen

A Latina teenager faces harsh realities and smashed hopes when she attends a party under false pretenses.

105%

This project got the green light!

Misdirection: a short film

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Comedy

A college freshman falls in love with close-up magic as an escape from her unrequited crush on her roommate and her undiagnosed OCD.

106%

This project got the green light!

RAMP

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A woman becomes obsessed with returning a portable ramp to Home Depot, years after she bought it for her recently-deceased husband.

102%

This project got the green light!

Pasărea

Madrid, Spain Film Short
Drama, Foreign Film

There are millions of human slaves in the world- Vera is just one more. Hay milliones de esclavos en este mundo-Vera es solo una más.

142%

This project got the green light!

The Grind

East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania Series
Comedy, Drama

A journey to success for three friends becomes their downfall, when their environment manifests their voids and sins.

100%

This project got the green light!

Wait

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

WAIT explores the unity and connection between strangers at an abortion clinic.

110%

This project got the green light!

Xerxes

Jersey City, New Jersey Film Feature
Sci-Fi, Thriller

While recovering at his estranged childhood home from cochlear implant surgery, Xerxes spirals down the rabbit hole and may never climb out.

80%

This project got the green light!

Fantastic Santa Monaco

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Satire

A film about a group of performance artists who are looking for love, connection and significance in Los Angeles.

80%

This project got the green light!

Virtually

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Romance, Sci-Fi

A woman struggling in a post-apocalyptic wasteland discovers a VR machine and finds love while repeating the same VR sunset over and over.

112%

This project got the green light!

The American Mistake

Nashville, Tennessee Film Short
Comedy, Shorts Program

A woman wakes up after a night of heavy drinking and, well, you know the rest. Or do you?

129%

This project got the green light!

Mann & Quinn

Orlando, Florida Film Short
Drama, Romance

A Middle Eastern woman, separated from her husband, spends a romantic New Year's evening with a mannequin.

103%

This project got the green light!

By River's Edge

Orange, California Film Short
Sci-Fi, Family

A grandfather with Alzheimer's disease rediscovers his dream of reaching the moon when a mysterious, strange girl knocks at his front door.

112%

This project got the green light!

Bloody Maria

Los Angeles, California Series
Horror, Comedy

Rival catholic school cholas must join together with supernatural powers in order to stop Lupe Velez, an evil chola spirit released in East

86%

This project got the green light!

The Business of Being a Dog

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

Two doggy inventors fight the clock on an impossible deadline to get their latest dog toy to market. Balls, Bones, Business meetings.

83%

This project got the green light!

Rich Kids

Houston, Texas Film Feature
Drama

A group of Latino teens in a poor community break into Los Ricos, a local mansion, to forget their difficult lives and live a different one.

101%

This project got the green light!

CUT

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Action, Sci-Fi

The story of two best friends trapped in an unwed mothers home who fight to hold onto their memories, and ultimately their friendship.

103%

This project got the green light!

Bitter Taste

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A dark drama about a Scottish Michelin-star Chef who relives memories of his childhood through cooking.

101%

This project got the green light!

The Naturals

Boston, Massachusetts Series
Crime, LGBTQ

The daughter of a Boston hitman is drawn into the family business after he dies.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Invaders

New York City, New York Film Short
Horror, Thriller

When a girl is followed on her way home, she finds herself facing a sinister force that threatens her entire existence.

278%

This project got the green light!

BROTHERS

New York City, New York Series
Drama, LGBTQ

A group of transgender male friends live, love and bind in Brooklyn.

108%

This project got the green light!

Bench

Boston, Massachusetts Series
Drama

A family is tested by issues ranging from homelessness to infertility. Moving from one generation to the next, can Love conquer all?

85%

This project got the green light!

Make Out Party

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

Make Out Party is a queer high-style, no budget comedy of errors set against the colorful backdrop of the Chicago underground.

103%

This project got the green light!

Gold From the Sky

New York City, New York Series
Drama, Sci-Fi

A band of satellite hackers in NY, Thailand and Africa grapple with a devastating secret the Global Order will do anything to protect

100%

This project got the green light!

Imaginary Bullets

Phoenix, Arizona Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

A dark modern fairy tale about imagination and what happens when it becomes reality.

152%

This project got the green light!

Petit Rat

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary, Family

A girl's dream to be a dancer is cut short when the Nazis invade Paris. Her daughters carry on her legacy, honoring their unbreakable bond.

133%

This project got the green light!

The Wild

Seattle, Washington Film Feature
Documentary, Nature

With time running out for the wild salmon of Bristol Bay, Alaska, one filmmaker asks the question, "How do you save what you love?"

100%

This project got the green light!

And Breathe

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama, Nature

Maya is devastated, lost, and doesn't know who she is... Can she let go of the past and her ego to find healing and inner peace?

106%

This project got the green light!

Pulling Wool

New York City, New York Film Feature
Action, Comedy

A two hander about a platonic best-friendship that culminates in a city wide search for $7,000 to pay off gambling debt and save their lives

92%

This project got the green light!

Rigor Samsa Series - The Bastette Group

Los Angeles, California Series
Music, Experimental

All female creative team launches platform for collaboration starting with an experimental video series set to original music.

101%

This project got the green light!

Her First Kill

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A religious young mother abducts her best friend to find out the truth about her missing sister.

102%

This project got the green light!

Invisible

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary

Driven by his mother’s fight against Fibromyalgia, filmmaker Nick meets an athlete, an advocate, & a migrant, while worried about his health

127%

This project got the green light!

Tracing the Hairstons

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary, History

This three-part documentary series explores the journey of the Hairston’s and shows how American slavery helped propel the Hairston’s to one

100%

This project got the green light!

Interference

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A violent altercation between a police officer and a black man left one person dead. A couple passing by must decide what they believe.

85%

This project got the green light!

Clementine

Portland, Oregon Film Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A heartbroken woman stows away to her estranged lover's lake house where she becomes entangled with a teenage girl.

111%

This project got the green light!

Cinematcher - Lights.Camera.Connect.

New York City, New York Company
Film-related Business, Filmmaker Resource

Hire and Get Hired for Film, TV and Digital Projects Instantly - globally

83%

This project got the green light!

Petals & Stems

Austin, Texas Film Short
Romantic Comedy, Shorts Program

The idea that nothing lasts forever rings especially true for a modern florist.

81%

This project got the green light!

Human Telegraphs

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

Three women form a ‘human messaging’ business in NYC and get tangled in the intimate, unexpected, and hilarious lives of strangers.

91%

This project got the green light!

Faith

Long Beach, California Film Feature
Drama

After suffering an unthinkable tragedy, a deeply religious man fights to stay connected with his faith.

87%

This project got the green light!

Solomon

Detroit, Michigan Film Feature
Drama

A young, white writer struggling after his child's death and a failed marriage, stumbles across a retired, black psychiatrist in Detroit.

100%

This project got the green light!

Split

New York City, New York Series
Drama, LGBTQ

An early decision in a young girl’s life creates a split in her world, sending her off on two parallel paths into alternate futures.

126%

This project got the green light!

Lily 'N' Rose

Denver, Colorado Film Short
Drama

Lily and Rose are best friends. When Rose abandons her, Lily flees into the wilderness, confronting something even more profound.

115%

This project got the green light!

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