YMC ENTERTAINMENT is an international film and TV show production group.
YMC FILMS LLC is the origin of the YMC Entertainment Group and was founded in 2008 by Yvonne Maria Schaefer in New York.
To support the US division, to operate on the international film market and to cover the clients’ needs, the YMC ENTERTAINMENT GmbH was founded in 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany.
In addition to film productions, YMC offers consulting services to producers in the areas of development, concepting, packaging, key cast, key crew, financing, production, and distribution.
We assist, based on years of experience in international productions, filmmakers to develop their story for an international audience, prepare pitch decks, assist in budgeting and financing plans, which meet necessary requirements.
In cooperation with our international sales and distribution partners we assist in securing distribution.
Because of our worldwide network of renowned actors, musicians, directors, and screenwriters, we are happy to assist in attaching renowned cast and key crew.
YMC PRODUCTIONS include
FORGET ME NOT (2009), directed by Federico Castelluccio,
THE CHILD (2012), an adaptation of a bestselling novel by Sebastian Fitzek, with Peter Greene (The Mask), Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight), Sunny Mabrey (Triple XXX), Ben Becker (Comedian Harmonists), Dieter Hallervorden (Der Doppelgaenger) and Clemens Schick (James Bond – Casino Royal), released in theatre,
CHECKMATE KEEP YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER (2013) starring Bill Sadler (The Greene Mile) and Manny Perez (La Soga). The film was premiering at the AFME in New Mexico, supported by Robert Redford,
BERLIN I LOVE YOU (2018), with Hayden Panettiere and the action film
THE OTHER PATH (2019) shot in Istanbul.
GLORY PERU (2018)
THE CUBAN HERD (2016),
STICK EM UP (2014).
Upcoming TV Shows and films are the reality series' POP' N CULTURE and THE SAINT, the feature film MACCHO CAMACHO and more
YVONNE MARIA SCHAEFER, founder YMC Entertainment Group, is an actress (SAG/AFTRA), awarded producer and world traveler.
In 2008 she founded the film production company YMC Films in New York and in 2012 a branch in Frankfurt, Germany.
Yvonne was involved in over 50 international film production.
Productions include, FORGET ME NOT (2009), THE CHILD (2012), CHECKMATE, KEEP YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER (2013), STICK EM UP RELODED (2015), THE CUBAN HERD (2016), GLORY PERU (2018), HOME STAY (2018), BERLIN I LOVE YOU (2018), THE OTHER PATH (2020)
As an actress she can be seen in CHECKMATE, THE CHILD, THE BROOKLYN BANKER, HOME STAY, LITTLE WEST 12th STREET and more.
Yvonne consults many international film productions and is executive advisor for other companies, including Mercaptor Discoveries Pharmaceuticals, where she was Chairman of the Executive Advisory Board.
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