MFA in Film

Lisa Muskat

Lisa Muskat

Lisa Muskat has produced over 20 films in the past 14 years, including narratives and documentaries, and has worked often with director, David Gordon Green. She spoke about producing two films, COMPLIANCE and JOE.

GEORGE WASHINGTON, her first feature with Green, earned four Independent Spirit Award nominations and the NY Film Critics Circle Award for Best First Film. In 2003, Variety Magazine included her in their Top 10 Producers to Watch, and Deadline Hollywood included her in their Sundance: Five Producers to Watch after Prince Avalanche premiered at the festival. Her other films include UNDERTOW (2004) with Kristen Stewart, Dermot Mulroney, Josh Lucas, and Jamie Bell, CHOP SHOP (2007) a Cannes Official Selection directed by Ramin Bahrani, THE SITTER (2011) starring Jonah Hill and Sam Rockwell, and MANGLEHORN (2014) starring Al Pacino and Holly Hunter.