New Love Films

About Us

New Love Films is a Los Angeles based TV and film production company. Our team consists of producers with years of experience in the international TV and festival world, producing and directing award winning films. We produce feature, documentary, and industrial projects, and offer production services for TV stations, production companies and corporate clients in the US and Israel. Our clients include Mentorn/Channel 4 UK, Channel 8 Israel,TV segments for Channel 10 Israel, and many more.

Ravit Markus – President / Producer

Top critics and the audiences were falling head over heels for producer Ravit Markus's critically acclaimed documentary Yiddish Theater: A Love Story which became a phenomenon when it commercially played in New York, Los Angeles and Tel Aviv for months and months. It has also been optioned by a Hollywood company to be made into a commercial fiction film. Her last documentary Praying in Her Own Voice is currently successfully touring the festival circuit. A powerful discussion starter it is garnering lots of media attention.

Ravit is a graduate of the Film and TV Department at Tel Aviv University in Israel. Her final thesis film was bought and aired on the Israeli Cinema channel. In her mandatory army service in Israel she was selected to a prestigious film unit, where she got lots of hands-on filmmaking experience. After the army she worked with some of Israel’s best producers on a number of projects. Since moving to Los Angeles Ravit has worked on various international co-productions, including a documentary feature shot in NY and a documentary for Channel 4 UK, which was shot in LA and aired on TV stations around the world, including the Sundance Channel, to rave reviews.

Ravit Markus

Dan Katzir - Producer / Director
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Dan’s acclaimed films won 22 International awards in the U.S., Europe and Asia and a nomination for the Israeli Academy Award. His films were shown in hundreds of film festivals and in many prestigious TV stations around the world. His film Out for Love...Be Back Shortly became an instant classic expressing the voice of his generation and becoming the most important film about the Rabin era in Israel. It was screened in the US on HBO on Valentines Day. Before becoming a leading Israeli filmmaker, Katzir graduated from Tel Aviv University Magna Cum Laude. He also holds an MFA from the American Film Institute (AFI) in Hollywood. Katzir was born into a family of great political and social prominence in Israel. His great uncle Efraim Katzir was the fifth president. He is also related to Israel's second Prime Minister, Moshe Sharet. Dan served in the Israeli army in the prestigious paratroopers (Red beret) unit and finished his army service with the rank of Lieutenant.

Dan Katzir


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