Breiner-Sanders Productions is a production company dedicated to supporting films that deal with women's experiences, women filmmakers, and independent filmmakers of all kinds. We value creating a community of like-minded artists and aim to encourage those with a unique voice.
Originally founded in 2013 as BSB Media
Mélisa Breiner-Sanders is an actor and producer living in Chicago, IL while pursuing her Masters of Fine Arts in Acting at The Theatre School at DePaul University. Her feature film Seven Lovers Starring Erin Darke, Fran Kranz, Max von Essen, Peter Mark Kendall and Gia Crovatin has started the film festival circuit and is an official selection of the Rhode Island InternationalFilm Festival. Most recently she completed shooting as writer and producer the short film Him&Her&Him. Short Films: The Third Option (Producer and Actor), Sam & Julia (UPM), Next Time (Producer, Actor). Webseries: Award winning CaucAsian (Producer, Actor), Token (UPM), It's A Draw With Natalie Kim (Producer) and producing and developing the web series and complementary documentary My Secret Friend for Think(iT) Film Assembly. Music Video: Ginn Doll's single "Boyfriend for the Night" and Shenandoah and the Night’s single So High, So Low. Mélisa's breadth of industry knowledge has served her in the capacities of Unit Production Manager and Coordinator.
As an actor, Mélisa appeared in off-Broadway productions: The Last Seder by Jennifer Maisel and As Wide as I Can See by Mark Snyder and appeared in the NYC premiere production of Lies We Tell Ourselves (when flamethrowers aren't enough). Mélisa has numerous film and stage credits with an extensive background in sketch and comedy. Mélisa received a BA in Psychology from Georgetown University with a minor in both Theatre and InterArts. Mélisa is a proud member of both actor unions SAG-AFTRA and Actors Equity Association (AEA), and is a Resident Artist with The CRY HAVOC Company. For more information visit melisabs.com