PRODUCING PARTNERS // ART DOCS
ART DOCS is a specialty imprint of Producing Partners, a New York-based company that creates content for clients such as HBO, Food Networks/Scripps, Globo, Futura and others. The company has collaborated with many prestigious organizations to produce high quality documentaries, including Keith Haring Foundation, Judd Foundation, Foundation Pierre Bergé - Yves Saint Laurent, Pina Bausch Foundation, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Rubin Museum, New Museum, Fondation Henri-Cartier Bresson, Chinati Foundation and others. The Art Documentaries produced by the company have been shown in prestigious arts channels like Arte 1 and HBO, in film festivals like the Chicago International Film Festival, Hot Docs, SXSW, Rio Film Festival, as well as in institutions like the Museum of Modern Art, in New York, ICA, in Boston, and the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, among many others.
With a full team of producers, researchers and directors, Producing Partners’ ART DOCS imprint develops documentary projects from inception to delivery. With professionals experienced in international shoots as well as licensing and clearance, the company tackles complex projects that are customized to meet the needs of television networks, arts institutions and other clients. Producing Partners was founded by award-winning documentary filmmakers Tatiana Issa and Guto Barra, creators or many film and television projects. Issa has received over 40 international awards for the feature film Dzi Croquettes, featuring Liza Minnelli. The film became the most awarded documentary in Brazilian history and had its US premiere at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, followed by a theatrical release in the USA, Europe and Brazil. Barra’s directing credits include over 300 episodes of television series on travel, music, arts, and pop culture. His films have been shown in prestigious venues such as the Museum of Modern Art, in New York, Haus der Kulturen der Werld, in Berlin, and the Musee d’Art Moderne della Ville de Paris.