Ezra Productions is an award-winning LA- and NY-based full-service creative agency specializing in video production, photography, graphic design, and web design. We produce beautiful, emotionally compelling, shareworthy content for forward-thinking brands and modern families around the world.
We scour the globe for the most talented, mindful creatives with whom to collaborate in meeting our clients’ unique goals. Meet some of our veteran and up-and-coming creatives partners below.
Founder & CEO
Ezra Productions was founded in 2012 by Jillian Ezra, a graduate of NYU (BA in economics, cum laude) and a native of Santa Monica. Prior to founding Ezra Productions, Jillian worked in Lazard Asset Management’s Creative Content group, where she developed marketing materials in conjunction with portfolio managers, the legal department and the design team. Before that, she worked in public relations at Cartier, where she coordinated press exposure with various media outlets for Cartier’s key and worked with fashion editors and stylists to secure jewelry for photo shoots.
Jillian is committed to providing every client with not only aesthetically exquisite films that exceed their goals, but with an exceptional experience working with Ezra Productions.
Learn more about Jillian on her bio page.
We work with some of the most talented filmmakers and creatives located around the world to meet each client’s unique needs. Meet our team and some of the members of our global network of creatives.
Cinematographer - EditorElle’s passion is capturing the love, awkwardness and authentic moments of everyday life through the cinematic lens. She has been a photographer and videographer for over a decade, and studied photojournalism at the Brooks Institute, and fine art photography at Baylor University. She can’t wait to help tell your story.
Director - CinematographerAn award-winning director and photographer with 20+ years of production experience, James combines mastery of his craft with a strong spiritual grounding. James is the ‘go-to’ director for yoga’s biggest brands, including Gaiam, Manduka, Exhale, and Shiva Rea, although he loves working with up-and-coming talent.
Executive Assistant to Jillian Ezra
Alexa enriched her love for film at The University of Miami (FL) where she studied Motion Pictures & Art. After co-producing her own award-winning short film, she fell in love with the production side of the business and was immediately drawn to Ezra Productions’ foundation in creating content with compelling storytelling. Alexa is thrilled to be supporting Jillian as her assistant, meanwhile learning from the best!
ComposerClaire fell in love with scoring to picture while studying music composition and professional media at Brighton University. Claire is grateful to create bespoke music for the same industries in which she plays: film, television and gaming. Her compositions are highly original, imaginative and loved by clients ranging from Disney to BBC One.
Cinematographer - Colorist
After graduating with a BFA from The Savannah College of Art and Design, Jack immediately began his career as a cinematographer in Los Angeles. He has shot features, narrative shorts, music videos and commercials. Jack prides himself on his positive attitude, professionalism and dedication to his craft.
Bryan Dos Reis
Bryan has had a lifelong passion for storytelling and creating visual art, especially through video production. His loves capturing the beauty of everyday moments, and draws creative inspiration from his family and friends. Past clients include Atlantic Records, Universal Music Group and DreamWorks.
Award-winning film and video director and writer Emily Dell specializes in high-energy filmmaking for brands like Estee Lauder, Marvel Studios, PepsiCo and more. She brings storytelling alive through movement, rich visuals, and comedy. She loves directing because it is more than just calling “action,” it starts the moment you decide to tell a story.
Video Production Intern
Chephrena Mbouombouo is currently pursuing a BFA in Film/Video Production at California Institute of the Arts. Although quiet, her voice and creativity shine through in her entertaining and provocative stories. She has directed, shot, written and edited much of her own work and strives to push the boundaries of mainstream media.
Ellen is an Emmy Award-winning and Clio-nominated director whose work has also been recognized by The Cannes Lions Festival. She has directed Oscar- and Golden Globe-nominated talent in her trademark dialogue-driven, character-based comedy, commercial, and documentary work, which often highlights empowerment and underdog messages.