Alix Modigan-Yorkin

Alix Madigan-Yorkin recently served in various producing capacities on the cult comedy SMILEY FACE, directed by Gregg Araki and starring Anna Faris, MARRIED LIFE, directed by Ira Sachs and starring Patricia Clarkson, Chris Cooper, Pierce Brosnan, and Rachel McAdams, CLEANER, directed by Renny Harlin and starring Samuel L. Jackson and Ed Harris and CASE 39, directed by Christian Alvert, starring Renee Zellweger. She also was a producer on WINTER’S BONE, directed by Debra Granik which won the Grand Jury Prize for best dramatic feature and the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award in the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. She executive produced Neil LaBute’s YOUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS, which was released domestically by Gramercy Pictures in August 1998. The film starred Ben Stiller, Natassja Kinski, Amy Brenneman, and Jason Patric. She also produced SUNDAY, which was released by Lions Gate Pictures in August 1997. The film starred David Suchet and Lisa Harrow and was directed by Jonathan Nossiter. SUNDAY won The Grand Jury Prize for best dramatic feature and the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award in the 1997 Sundance Film Festival. It also won the Critics Prize and The Grand Jury Prize in The Deauville Festival for American Independent Film in 1997. Alix started working in the film industry as an assistant to Alan J. Pakula. She has also held various positions at Avenue Pictures, Skouras Pictures and Propaganda Films. She currently is Head of Production for Anonymous Content.

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1940
Producer