Anthony Bregman’s films include the Academy Award winning Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind; The Ice Storm; Sense And Sensibility; Thumbsucker; The Extra Man; Friends With Money; Our Idiot Brother; Please Give; Synecdoche, New York; The Tao Of Steve; Lovely & Amazing; Human Nature; The Savages; The Brothers Mcmullen; Trick; Darling Companion; and The Oranges.
Recent releases include Amy Berg’s Every Secret Thing (Anchor Bay) starring Diane Lane and Elizabeth Banks; Bennett Miller’s Foxcatcher (Sony Pictures Classics) starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo; John Carney’s Begin Again (The Weinstein Company) starring Mark Ruffalo and Keira Knightley; Nicole Holofcener’s Enough Said (Fox Searchlight) starring Julia Louis Dreyfus and James Gandolfini.
Anthony is currently in production on James Schamus' Indignation, based on the novel by Philip Roth and in pre-production on James Ponsoldt's The Circle, based on the novel by Dave Eggers and Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s Collateral Beauty, from the script by Allan Loeb.
Upcoming releases include Nima Nourizadeh’s American Ultra (Lionsgate), written by Max Landis and starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart; Courtney Hunt’s The Whole Truth starring Keanu Reeves and Renee Zellweger; and John Carney’s Sing Street (The Weinstein Company).
In the fall of 2006, Bregman founded the New York City-based production company Likely Story, which he currently runs with Stefanie Azpiazu. Prior to Likely Story, Bregman was a partner at This is That for four years, and spent ten years as head of production at Good Machine, where he supervised the production and post-production of over thirty feature films, including Sense and Sensibility; Eat Drink, Man Woman; Walking & Talking, What Happened Was...; The Wedding Banquet; and Safe. Bregman teaches producing at Columbia University’s Graduate Film School and is Chairman of the Board of the IFP, the nation’s oldest and largest industry association for independent filmmakers, which also sponsors the annual Gotham Awards.
Bregman’s movies have won numerous awards at the Oscars, Golden Globes, BAFTAs, Gothams, Indie Spirits, and Cannes, Berlin and Sundance Film Festivals, among others. In 2010 Roger Ebert named “Synecdoche, New York” the Best Film of the Decade.