Double Dare:  From Oscar-nominated director Amanda Micheli, this action-packed feature documentary follows legendary stuntwoman Jeanne Epper and newcomer Zoe Bell as they struggle to keep working, stay sane, and stay thin in male-dominated Tinseltown. This consistent Audience Award winner features Quentin Tarantino, Steven Spielberg, Linda Carter, and Lucy Lawless.

Twice Upon A Yesterday: A magical rom-com from award-winning director Maria Ripoll. An out-of-work actor, desperate to win back the affections of his ex-girlfriend, unexpectedly stumbles upon a way to turn back time and get a second chance. This multi-award winner features Penelope Cruz, Lena Heady, and Douglas Henshall.

Wanda the Wonderful:The true story of a sharpshooting, gun slinging, Wild West woman, forging her own way in the early 20th Century. Filmmaker Carolyn Macartney's docu-drama explores the grandmother she never met, but whose story of rebellion, recklessness, and pioneering independence intrigued and inspired a family.

Prospect: Renowned playwright Octavio Solis's adaptation of his stage play about death, identity, and the hedonism of 80's Reaganism in America.


Kusama: Infinity:  A competition documentary at Sundance 2018, this feature documentary tells the story behind world famous artist Yayoi Kusama's turbulent journey to the top, from her days as a young immigrant to New York City and rival of Warhol, to her rocky return to Japan and battle with the mental illness that led her to the Tokyo mental institution she has called home for over 40 years. 

Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound: Few recognize that sound is 50% of the cinematic experience. Building on the pioneering sight-and-sound discoveries of  iconic filmmakers, this documentary features the first generation of recognized Sound Designers and their visionary Directors. This feature documentary lets viewers into their creative realms via interviews and clips from their movies, to discover how sound transforms not only cinema, but also our lives.

Charlotte: The breathtaking true story of the visionary German Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon - her life, her loves, and her empowered transformation. In just two years, with the Nazi threat hovering ever closer, Charlotte frantically painted a vibrant collection of over 800 paintings that became a lasting record of a passionate life, well-lived, in a world at war.  

Nerd Girl Nation: A new webseries talk show featuring young women changing the planet with their ingenuity, resolve, and collaborative attitude. Brainy and powerful, these girls are the first generation to have been reared entirely on hi-tech. They are today's forensics experts, bioengineers, and rocket scientists. Nerd Girl Nation will empower this demographic and give them a voice through a show of their own.

GoodMovies Entertainment was formed by Producer Karen Johnson in 2000 to produce scripted and non-scripted media. Stories by, for, and/or about women and girls, and especially those that feature compelling female characters who defy stereotypes are of special interest.

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