About Us
Strike Anywhere is a full service production company founded by a group of independent filmmakers. We feature award winning directors and interdisciplinary storytellers who place the work above all else. We treat each project with an attention to detail and a commitment to craft and we strive for beauty, humor and authenticity. We concept, execute, and finish work across genre for any platform. Our filmmaking includes feature films, shorts, commercials and content for agencies, brands, and distributors.


Writer/director Barry Jenkins' award-winning feature, Medicine for Melancholy, premiered at South by Southwest and went on to screen at the Toronto International Film Festival, among many others. It was nominated for three Independent Spirit Awards and released by IFC Films. The New York Times called it one of the best features of 2009.

Director/producer Michael Jacobs' feature documentary Audience of One screened at Lincoln Centers's New Directors / New Films and received a Special Jury Award from South by Southwest. It was released by Sundance Channel and IndiePix.


Executive producer and filmmaker Ryan Simon started out at Anonymous Content where he worked on commercials, films and developed integrated projects. He is currently in post-production on his second documentary feature and takes photographs in his down time.

Justin Barber is a director, producer and CG artist. He produced Medicine for Melancholy, and is a founding member of Oddball Animation.

Matt Woods is a producer with a background in entertainment law and manages Strike Anywhere's business affairs. He also curates Woodsy's Record Store, our seasonally-rotating internal mixtape.