G-Tano Productions is a company that concentrates on the PreProduction phase of Film and Television Production. We work with the screenwriting process, script analysis, casting, location scouting, budgeting. Everything previous to the demand "Roll Camera" is uttered.
G-Tano Productions is founded by:
Jeff has been writing original screenplays since the early 90's. Starting his craft in Arizona. With constant suggestions from friends in the industry, he was talked into moving out to California in 2001. Since then he has completed 7 full feature screenplays, and has currently optioned his first script. Jeff has also worked in the Post Production industry for over 15 years working for Ascent Media, Technicolor, and Deluxe. He has worked on the accounts of Sony Pictures, Paramount, Disney, MGM, Lionsgate, and numerous Independent Studios.
He recently was the Post Production Account Manager for the animated children series "Ready Jet Go".
Currently working mostly on the preservation of Disney titles including a large project for "Star Wars Episode# 3: Revenge of the Sith"
Jody is currently a producer on the multi-award winning (Tony, Drama Desk, Helen Hayes, Outer Critics Circle), Broadway production of COME FROM AWAY as well as The Public Theater’s production of ST JOAN: INTO THE FIRE by David Bryne. She is also produced and hosted THE WINE KEY a project rooted in wine and travel.
Jody obtained a double major BFA in Theater and Design from Iowa State University. She was given full scholarship to the University of Southern California, for set design and scenic art, which led her from behind the scenes to in front. She attended the prestigious Circle in the Square Theater School in New York City. She is the only student to have ever been accepted simultaneously into the summer intensive as well as the 2 year conservatory program. She studied at The Public Theater with the Labrinyth Master Class Conservatory, HB Studios with Austin Pendleton, classical training at the American Globe Theater and Improv at the Upright Citizens Brigaide. While auditioning and acting, she joined Mitsubishi Corporation in their finance and commodity sector where she built her business acumen and developed relationships with elite hedge fund managers, CEO’s, and CFO’s.