Matt Pittman is a film producer with a unique ability to mix creativity, tenacity, and vision to produce quality results. Matthew inspires directors and production teams to thrive in innovative chaos, encouraging collaboration at every step. He lives in Los Angeles and Düsseldorf, Germany where he is also a DJ, musician, rock climber and significant other.
He has been the Head of Production at Funny Or Die, co-founder of the full-service commercial production company, Alpen Pictures, and Producer/Showrunner for clients such as A24, Participant Media, OWN, Comedy Central, Amazon Prime and Facebook.
Matt is a founder of Los Angeles based filmmaking collective Pickpocket. Dedicated to the art of mobile storytelling, Pickpocket creates projects with a narrative focus on the social, political, and emotional realities of living in the smartphone generation. Pickpocket developed and patented a 3D-printed camera rig that has allowed them to efficiently create projects designed to be watched on phones. The collectives most recent short film POCKET was nominated for a Vimeo Best of the Year in Fall 2019.
Matt recently finished production on a a new phone-driven series for Quibi called Wireless and is currently in post-production on a Berlin-based dark drama Divine Comedy. Some of his most notable projects are the Emmy Award-nominated series The Earliest Show starring Ben Schwartz and Lauren Lapkus and Funny Or Die’s The Art of the Deal starring Johnny Depp.
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