Identity Films Staff


Anthony Mastromauro founded Identity Films in 2006. Prior to his foray into the entertainment industry, Mastromauro held the position of Senior Vice President at the Wall Street firm of Oppenheimer & Co where he worked on the institutional sales trading desk specializing in fixed income. Mastromauro was instrumental in creating the Institutional Preferred Stock Trading and Sales arm for the firm.

Mastromauro left Wall Street in 1997 to pursue other endeavors and in 2002 started his foray into the entertainment industry. He spent several years meeting and learning from established entertainment professionals before producing several award winning short films. In 2004 he joined Ardustry Entertainment as an Executive Vice President and oversaw all financial and creative operations.

While at Ardustry, Mastromauro produced several feature films, including: KING OF THE CORNER, directed by Peter Riegert, which featured: Riegert, Isabella Rossellini, Rita Moreno and Eric Bogosian. Mastromauro also produced THE ORPHAN KING directed by Andrew Wilder, starring Chris Evans, Alexis Bledel and Bill Pullman.

Since founding Identity Films, the company has produced six feature films. Starting with MOONLIGHT SERENADE directed by Giancarlo Tallarico. The film stars Amy Adams, Alec Newman, and Harriett Sansom Harri. ARTIE LANGE'S BEER LEAGUE directed by Frank Sebastiano, starring Artie Lange and Ralph Macchio, AS COOL AS I AM directed by Max Mayer and stars Claire Danes, James Marsden, and Sarah Bolger which was theatrically released by IFC June 2013, LOUDER THAN WORDS, directed by Anthony Fabian (Skin), which stars David Duchovny, Hope Davis, and Timothy Hutton. The film was released theatrically in August 2014.

Currently in post-production are FINDING STEVE McQUEEN directed by Mark Steven Johnson (Ghost Rider, Daredevil, Grumpy Old Men), the film stars Travis Fimmel (Vikings), Forest Whitaker, William Fichtner and Rachael Taylor (Transformers), which will be released in 2018 by Open Road and BLACK BUTTERFLY a remake of the French Film Papillon Noir, which was directed by Brian Goodman (What Doesn’t Kill You) and stars Antonio Banderas, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, and Piper Perabo, which will be released May 26, 2017 by Lionsgate Premiere.

Mastromauro is also a producer on OLD MAN AND THE GUN, currently in production. Written and directed by David Lowery (Pete’s Dragon, Ain’t Them Body Saints), OLD MAN AND THE GUN is based on an article by David Grann. The film stars Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Sissy Spacek and Danny Glover.