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LOS FELIZ FILMS  (partners DAN BOOTZIN and ELIZABETH RIVERA-BOOTZIN) is an independent Los Angeles-based production and post-production company that creates digital content, commercials, documentaries and films.


DAN BOOTZIN is a respected, Emmy award-winning editor and creative collaborator in the advertising world (20+ years at TBWA/Chiat/LA, as Senior Editor and Head of in-house post facility Venice Beach Editorial), where he worked on National and International Brand campaigns for Nissan, Infiniti, Visa (Olympics), Energizer, Apple, and countless other commercials, films, and digital content.  

Dan won an Emmy for "Think Different", the iconic ground breaking ad for Apple Computer, as well as numerous other advertising and film awards.

ELIZABETH RIVERA-BOOTZIN also was an editor at TBWA/Chiat/LA, where she worked on national spots for Apple, Nissan, and Sony Playstation.  Elizabeth directed a package of spots for a New Mexico funeral home that was a Telly Award winner for Best Use of Humor Campaign.

DAN and ELIZABETH are also the writers, directors, editors and producers of award-winning shorts and feature length films.  "SIX POINT NINE" won the Berlin Golden Bear for Best Short Film, was invited to Sundance, and also played for Prince Albert of Monaco as one of "America's Best Short Films".

Their independent feature film "Apartment 12" (starring MARK RUFFALO) was an internationally distributed award-winner (Best Feature, Birmingham Film Festival and Best Director, Phoenix Film Festival). 

Los Feliz Films produced the independent short film "HERMANOS", which has played on Revolt TV(HBO) and currently has 15+ Million views on YouTube, and more recently produced the short film "Reflection", which has played numerous film festivals, and has over 500,000 views on YouTube.

Their latest project in post-production is the documentary "Sympathy for the Undertaker", directed by Elizabeth Rivera Bootzin, which follows the story of her life growing up in a funeral home.  Slated for release in 2021.




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