Hey, I'm Sean!

Los Angeles, California

Sean Pontikos is an award winning Greek-American student filmmaker who attends LMU’s School of Film and Television Production. As a writer and director, Sean is driven to tell stories that combine his own take of well known genres with emotional narrative to empower audiences. His first short film, Incompatible, an eight minute non-dialogue piece which he both wrote and directed, re-assessed the sci-fi genre through a story about two androids who fall in love. The film has already won “Best Student Film” at the Los Angeles Film Awards, received honorable mention at the Top Shorts festival, and continues to be accepted at other prestigious festivals. The film also caught the eye of International Emmy award winning producer Christopher Broughton who Sean met whilst interning at 20th Century Fox. Chris has endorsed Sean as his protege describing him as an "up-and-coming charismatic dynamic filmmaker to keep an eye on”, whilst also pledging his support to Sean's next project, Kill For Coco. 

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Crowned: Season 2

Los Angeles, California Series

Macie and the rest of the Party Princesses survive batty bosses, pushy parents and crazy co-workers in this semi-scripted comedy series.


This project got the green light!


Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

A witch accidentally switches the bodies of two of her friends; all in the name of love.


This project got the green light!

Alien Guy Tim

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, Documentary

An outcast, Alien Guy Tim, wants to prove that he has been abducted by aliens, but faces many obstacles along the way.


This project got the green light!

"The Book of Ruth"

New York City, New York Short
Drama, Family

A visit to grandmother’s during the Seder brings to light a significant family secret.


This project got the green light!


Los Angeles, California Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

World Champion pairs figure skater and two-time Olympian, Randy Gardner, goes solo with this raw, riveting exposé of his life.


This project got the green light!

Adulting Web Series

Los Angeles, California Series

Adulting is a comedic web series about an unlikely duo, Katie and Charlie, who take their first stab at the real world together and attempt


This project got the green light!

Cherry Picking

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, Drama

A bride questions if waiting until marriage to have sex was the right choice, voicing concern to her very sexually active female cousins.


This project got the green light!

Messy The Web Series

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Romance

A web series about love, marriage, separation, kids, and dating all under one happy roof! I swear this will not make you cry!


This project got the green light!

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