René Bastian and Linda Moran of Belladonna Productions have been active on the highest level of feature-film and commercial production since the company was founded in 1997. Linda and René are two-time Independent Spirit Award nominees with “L.I.E.” (“Best Picture”/2002) and “Transamerica” (“Best First Film”/2006) and won the prestigious Motorola Producer of the Year Award in 2002. “Transamerica” received two Academy Award nominations- Best Actress (Felicity Huffman) and Best Song (Travelin’ Thru by Dolly Parton), and Felicity Huffman won a Golden Globe for her performance. Linda and René were named among “10 Producers to Watch” by Variety during the 2005 Toronto Film Festival and appeared in V Magazine among 10 international production companies, deemed “Power Houses” by the publication. Belladonna continues to develop and produce high-quality independent films with international perspective and commercial appeal.
Belladonna Productions is also:
3 Academy Award Nominations, 2 Golden Globes, a Grammy nomination, winner of Sundance Special Jury Prize, 2 Independent Spirit Awards for Best Producer, Audience award at Toronto Film Festival in the Midnight Madness Program, and appearances at the BAFTAs, SAG Awards, Berlin, AFI, Woodstock, Sundance, Outfest, GenArt, Telluride, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, and many many more...
Belladonna is also Oscar/Golden Globe/Bafta/SAG winning and nominated talent, with films featuring: Naomi Watts, John Hurt, Scarlett Johansen, Sam Rockwell, John Travolta, Robert Downey Jr., Willem Dafoe, Matthew McConaughey, Michelle Williams, Felicity Huffman, Kate BEckinsale, Tim Roth, Channing Tatum, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Paul Dano, Michael Pitt, Chriss Cooper, Shia LaBeouf, Anne Heche, Christina Ricci, Elliott Gould, Frank Langella, Kevin Zegers, Kelly McGillis, Brian Cox, Kris Kristofferson, Diane Lane and many many more...