Michael Mendelsohn (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
Vengeance: A Love Story (2017) | I Am Wrath (2016) | Reservoir Dogs (1992)
AWARDS 
2 nominations More »
AKA 
Michael Mendelhsohn | Michael Mendelson
GUILDS *
DGA
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Film | Theater
JOB TYPES *
Writing | Producing | Production
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
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Projects in Development (6 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (5 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (72 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Vengeance: A Love StoryVengeance: A Love Story Producer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for My Name Is LennyMy Name Is Lenny Producer  Less 2017 $10MM
  • Primary photo for USS Indianapolis: Men of CourageUSS Indianapolis: Men of Courage Producer (produced by)  Less 2016 $40MM
  • Primary photo for I Am WrathI Am Wrath Producer  Less 2016 $18MM
  • Primary photo for Chocolate City: VegasChocolate City: Vegas Producer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for I Am MichaelI Am Michael Producer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Wild HorsesWild Horses Producer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Chocolate CityChocolate City Producer  Less 2015 $212K / —
  • Primary photo for ElevatorsElevators (Short) Restaurant Patron  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for RageRage Producer  Less 2014 $21MM
  • Primary photo for Amy Alyson FansAmy Alyson Fans Movie Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Shakey GroundsShakey Grounds (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for All's Faire in LoveAll's Faire in Love Wallstreet Banker, Executive Producer  Less 2009 $18K / —
  • Primary photo for Sand and SorrowSand and Sorrow Executive Producer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Material GirlsMaterial Girls Production Financing, Executive Producer  Less 2006 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Tales of the Rat FinkTales of the Rat Fink Advisor (as Michael Mendelson)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Lord of WarLord of War Production Financing Arranger (Patriot Advisors), Executive Producer  Less 2005 $50MM $24MM / $73MM
  • Primary photo for UnderworldUnderworld Production Financing  Less 2003 $22MM $52MM / $96MM
  • Primary photo for The Mothman PropheciesThe Mothman Prophecies Financial Advisory Services  Less 2002 $32MM $36MM / $55MM
  • Primary photo for The GiftThe Gift Financial Consultant (Patriot Advisors)  Less 2000 $10MM $12MM / $45MM
  • Primary photo for What Women WantWhat Women Want Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 2000 $70MM $183MM / $191MM
  • Primary photo for Autumn in New YorkAutumn in New York Production Financing (Patriot Advisors)  Less 2000 $65MM $38MM / $91MM
  • Primary photo for Passion of MindPassion of Mind Financial Consultant (Patriot Advisors)  Less 2000 $769K / —
  • Primary photo for Battlefield EarthBattlefield Earth Production Financing  Less 2000 $73MM $21MM / $8.3MM
  • Primary photo for The Next Best ThingThe Next Best Thing Financial Consultant  Less 2000 $25MM $15MM / $24MM
  • Primary photo for The HurricaneThe Hurricane Financial Consultant  Less 1999 $50MM $51MM / $74MM
  • Primary photo for End of DaysEnd of Days Production Financing (uncredited)  Less 1999 $100MM $67MM / $212MM
  • Primary photo for Sleepy HollowSleepy Hollow Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1999 $100MM $101MM / $206MM
  • Primary photo for Fight ClubFight Club Banker/production Financier  Less 1999 $63MM $37MM / $101MM
  • Primary photo for A Dog of FlandersA Dog of Flanders Production Financing  Less 1999 $7MM $2.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Arlington RoadArlington Road Financial Consultant  Less 1999 $31MM $24MM / $41MM
  • Primary photo for The MatrixThe Matrix Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1999 $63MM $171MM / $464MM
  • Primary photo for Analyze ThisAnalyze This Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1999 $80MM $107MM / $177MM
  • Primary photo for 200 Cigarettes200 Cigarettes Financial Consultant, Production Financing  Less 1999 $6MM $6.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for One Tough CopOne Tough Cop Executive Producer  Less 1998 $1.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for PhoenixPhoenix Financial Consultant, Executive Producer  Less 1998 $43K / —
  • Primary photo for Polish WeddingPolish Wedding Production Financing (uncredited)  Less 1998 $563K / —
  • Primary photo for The Real BlondeThe Real Blonde Production Financing  Less 1997 $248K / —
  • Primary photo for Going All the WayGoing All the Way Production Financing (Banque Paribas, Long Angeles Agency), Executive Producer  Less 1997 $86K / —
  • Primary photo for Air Force OneAir Force One Financial Consultant (uncredited), Special Thanks  Less 1997 $85MM $173MM / $315MM
  • Primary photo for 'Til There Was You'Til There Was You Production Financing  Less 1997 $1MM $3.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Box of Moon LightBox of Moon Light Production Financing, Executive Producer  Less 1996 $721K / —
  • Primary photo for Blood and WineBlood and Wine Production Financing (Banque Paribus, Los Angeles Agency)  Less 1996 $22MM $1.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Romeo + JulietRomeo + Juliet Banker/production Financier  Less 1996 $14MM $46MM / $148MM
  • Primary photo for FreewayFreeway Production Financing  Less 1996 $3MM $295K / —
  • Primary photo for The Grass HarpThe Grass Harp Executive Producer  Less 1995 $8MM $493K / —
  • Primary photo for Crying FreemanCrying Freeman The Producers Wish To Thank  Less 1995 $5MM
  • Primary photo for Johnny MnemonicJohnny Mnemonic Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1995 $25MM $19MM / $33MM
  • Primary photo for Curse of the Starving ClassCurse of the Starving Class Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1994 $13MM — / $24MM
  • Primary photo for FarinelliFarinelli Banker/financier (uncredited)  Less 1994 $2.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Nobody's FoolNobody's Fool Production Financing (uncredited)  Less 1994 $20MM $39MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Madness of King GeorgeThe Madness of King George Production Financing  Less 1994 $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Tom & VivTom & Viv Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1994 $539K / —
  • Primary photo for Sleep with MeSleep with Me Production Financing, Executive Producer (uncredited)  Less 1994 $161K / —
  • Primary photo for The ChaseThe Chase Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1994 $8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Killing ZoeKilling Zoe Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1993 $1.5MM $419K / —
  • Primary photo for Golden GateGolden Gate Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1993 $395K / —
  • Primary photo for My LifeMy Life Production Financing (uncredited)  Less 1993 $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Red Rock WestRed Rock West Banker/financier (uncredited), Special Thanks  Less 1993 $8MM $2.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for True RomanceTrue Romance Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1993 $13MM $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for Robin Hood: Men in TightsRobin Hood: Men in Tights Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1993 $20MM $36MM / —
  • Primary photo for Bodies, Rest & MotionBodies, Rest & Motion Production Financing  Less 1993 $2.5MM $764K / —
  • Primary photo for Waxwork II: Lost in TimeWaxwork II: Lost in Time Special Thanks  Less 1992 $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for Reservoir DogsReservoir Dogs Financial Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1992 $1.2MM $2.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for DelicatessenDelicatessen Banker/production Financier  Less 1991 FRF 24MM $1.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for New Jack CityNew Jack City Banker/production Financier  Less 1991 $8.5MM $48MM / —
  • Primary photo for La Femme NikitaLa Femme Nikita Banker/financier (uncredited)  Less 1990 FRF 50MM $5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Cyrano de BergeracCyrano de Bergerac Banker/production Financier  Less 1990 $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Wild at HeartWild at Heart Banker/financier (uncredited)  Less 1990 $9.5MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Memorial Valley MassacreMemorial Valley Massacre Banking Services (as Michael Mendelhsohn)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Mystic PizzaMystic Pizza Production Financing (uncredited)  Less 1988 $6MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dangerous LoveDangerous Love Banking Services (Union Bank)  Less 1988
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Hada MadrinaHada Madrina (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 6
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  • Primary photo for 20/2020/20 (TV Series) Producer ( 3 episodes, 2013–2016 ) , Associate Producer ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008–2016 4
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  • Primary photo for 20/20 on ID20/20 on ID (TV Series) Associate Producer ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The Barbara Walters SpecialThe Barbara Walters Special (TV Series) Segment Producer ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Teens: What Makes Them Tick?Teens: What Makes Them Tick? (TV Movie) Production Team  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Fortunate PilgrimThe Fortunate Pilgrim (TV Mini-series) Production Financing ( 3 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 3
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Halloween House Horror * – Director

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania * – BSC Science_ Finance and Entrepreneurial Management Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • CEO *
  • Group Head VP *
  • Portfolio Manager *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * MICHAEL MENDELSOHN
    Chairman and CEO Patriot Pictures, LCC.

    As CEO of Union Patriot Capital, Inc, and Chairman and CEO of Patriot
    Pictures, LLC, Mr. Michael Mendelsohn currently manages senior and mezzanine debt portfolios for banks and financial institutions specializing
    in entertainment, sports and media finance. He also provides strategic advice for corporate clients and talent-based entertainment businesses as
    well as sourcing strategic investors and principal capital for media related technology companies. Mr. Mendelsohn is a lead advisor in
    negotiating content library acquisitions and valuations, sale and acquisition of entertainment properties for international television
    conglomerates.

    During his career, Mr. Mendelsohn has structured and placed over $1.8
    billion in senior debt for such banks as, BNP Paribas (media and
    entertainment) [10 Years], Union Bank of California (entertainment) [5
    Years] and JP Morgan and Comerica (sports), and arranged production
    financing or foreign distribution and co-production deals for such
    entertainment companies Lakeshore Entertainment (Paramount), Beacon
    Communications (Universal Pictures), Icon Productions (Paramount), and
    Franchise Pictures (Warner Bros.). Mr. Mendelsohn has arranged production
    financing for over 300 films. Most recently he produced All's Faire in Love¦ directed by Scott Marshall, starring Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin,
    Matthew Lillard, Chris Wylde, Sandra Taylor, Nadine Velasquez, Ann-Margret and Cedric the Entertainer. Lord of Warreleased by LionsGate Films,
    written and directed by Andrew Niccol and starring Nicolas Cage and Ethan Hawke and Material Girls released by MGM, starring Hilary and Haylie Duff
    and Anjelica Huston, directed by Martha Coolidge. His films currently in pre-production at Patriot include Rape: A Love Story, Vacation: Time
    Served, and Unforsaken.
    Films in development include the
    Interrogators,the FX TV series Boot about rookie LAPD cops, Dark City 2008: Vampire in Vegas, JBM, based on Philadelphia's notorious Junior Black Mafia and WASPS, based on the all female pilot squadron during
    WWII. Mr. Mendelsohn has also arranged financing for such films as Beacon Pictures and Wolfgang Peterson's Air Force One starring Harrison Ford,
    Lakeshore Entertainment produced The Mothman Prophecies, Wachowski Brothers The Matrix; Icon Pictures produced What Women Want starring Mel Gibson and Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs.

    As Chief Advisor and Loan Portfolio Manager to the Paribas Group Entertainment and Finance Department from 1995 to 2000, Mr. Mendelsohn
    advised, managed and syndicated over $900 million loan portfolio in Los Angeles for project financing of feature films, international media
    activities and co-financings with other media banks. He provided merger and acquisition expertise for European broadcasters and film distributors, film
    libraries, and other entertainment financings through loans and equity investments. Film projects include Beacon Pictures and Wolfgang Peterson's
    Air Force One, starring Harrison Ford, distributed by Sony; Lakeshore Entertainment produced The Mothman Prophecies, starring Richard Gere; the
    Wachowski Brothers Matrix, starring Keanu Reeves; Icon Pictures produced What Women Want, starring Mel Gibson and Helen Hunt, distributed by
    Paramount Pictures; The Gift, starring Cate Blanchett and Keanu Reeves, produced by Lakeshore Entertainment and distributed by Paramount Pictures; End of Days, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, produced by Beacon Pictures;
    Sleepy Hollow, starring Johnny Depp, produced by Mandalay; Battlefield Earth, starring John Travolta, produced by Franchise; The Hurricane
    starring Denzel Washington; The Next Best Thing, starring Madonna and Rupert Everett; and Arlington Road, starring Tim Robbins and Jeff Bridges.

    Mr. Mendelsohn also structured and managed off-balance sheet film production financing for major studios including Paramount, Universal, and
    Fox, Time/Warner and MGM and Disney as well as syndicating deals with several US-based and international financial institutions.
    Serving as the
    Founder and Group Vice President of the Entertainment Group of Banque Paribas from 1990 to 1995, Mr. Mendelsohn's responsibilities included managing Entertainment Finance Group loan portfolio, advising Paribas internationally in film library acquisitions, broadcast output deals with
    major studios and packaging of creative and financial elements for film and television companies. He also structured and financed over 54 movies with
    production budgets totaling over $495 million dollars including Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs, Red Rock West starring Nick Cage and Dennis Hopper, Samuel Goldwyn Jr.'s Madness of King George,[4 Academy Award Nominations] Nobody's Fool,[2 Academy Award Nominations] starring Paul Newman, and Tony Scott's True Romance. He also provided advisory services for major international media clients such as Luxembourg based CLT, television broadcaster RTL stations (Germany), Polygram (UK), STAR TV (Hong Kong), NTT Telcom (Japan), and UGC (France).

    While at Union Bank of California, Mr. Mendelsohn was a 2nd Vice President within the Entertainment and Media Finance Group from 1985 to
    1990 where he analyzed, structured and negotiated film-financing packages for television mini-series, MOW's, series, music videos and feature film
    production. There was an emphasis on foreign coproduction's, borrowing base facilities, on and off balance sheet financing, and equity debt
    capitalizations for companies organized around creative talent such as Castle Rock and Largo. Mr. Mendelsohn also advised international
    entertainment clients in coproduction and foreign distribution of film rights. Clients included Carlo Ponti and Sophia Loren (Italy), Akira Kurosawa (Japan), Silvio Berlusconi's Reta Italia Television (Italy) and Richard Branson's music and video operations in The Virgin Group (UK).

    A graduate of The University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, and Michael studied Economics with a major in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management and a minor in English and Russian Literature. He often lectures at his alma mater, as well as AFI, Harvard, NYU, UCLA and USC.

    Mr.Mendelsohn resides in Los Angeles, California and is on the Los Angeles Board of Directors of the United States Holocaust Museum, Friends of The Israel Defense Forces, Variety Children's Lifeline, C.O.A.C.H. for Kids at Cedars Sinai Hospital, teaches photography at school to kids and donates musical instruments to inner city schools.

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