Gina G. Goff is the founder of Goff Productions, a film production company based in West Hollywood, California. She was also the co-founder of Goff-Kellam Productions, which was in existence from 1998 – 2011. Her films have garnered dozens of prestigious worldwide awards and recognition over the years. Gina has produced 12 films since 1998, all of which have received distribution, with such companies as FOX, MGM/UA, Viacom, Sundance Channel, Starz, Wolfe Releasing, Paramount Home Entertainment, TLA, PBS, LOGO Network, Frameline and Netflix.
She prides herself on being a selective “hands on” producer in the independent film world and has a strong interest in producing inspirational “feel good” or thought provoking films and television projects that change people’s lives in a positive way. Gina’s background in music has also involved her in productions with a music theme.
On the films she has acquired financing and subsequently advanced into production, Gina was deeply involved in every phase of each project including finding a great script, selecting directing and other key talent, pre-production, production, post-production, followed by worldwide film festival submissions and circulation. She spearheads the process of attracting, attaining and negotiating distribution terms and selling the domestic and international theatrical, DVD, Cable and television licensing rights.
Gina received her BS Degree from Central Missouri State University (UCM) and Masters Degree from University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC). Prior to the film business, she worked extensively in the legal field for 12 years. She has taken numerous producing courses at the American Film Institute (AFI), is a member of Film Independent and was selected in the 2003 Producers Lab to honor her producing skills. Gina previously served as an Honorary Board of Director and the President of Production for the non-profit organization Power Up. She is currently on the Digital Media Advisory Board for UCM.
Gina enjoys music, concerts, movies, boating, beach activities, travel, real estate projects, kabbalah, kundalini yoga and spending quality time with family and friends.
Maria L. Morrison joined Goff Productions in 2013 as Creative Executive. She grew up in Springfield, Missouri and moved to Los Angeles in 2012. As an avid movie lover, book reader and television viewer, Maria is passionate about great stories and characters that capture the attention and hearts of the viewers, as well as the pulse of the audience.
Maria provides great feedback, notes and works well with writers in bringing their stories to fruition. She has discovered great writing talent that we are fortunate to be partnered with and nurtures those relationships well. She was honored to be a part of the 2017 OUTFEST Screenwriting Lab Selection Committee.
It’s with these great qualities and her enthusiasm, people skills, positive attitude and energy, that she is perfect for this position. As a former gymnastics coach and over 30 years experience working with children and their parents, she is able to easily deal with any obstacle. Additionally, her background in yoga instruction keeps everyone at Goff Productions in a “Zen” state of mind.
Graham T. McClusky, was born in Bangkok, Thailand. He spent his childhood living overseas in Bangkok, El Salvador, Sana'a, Nouakchott, and Dakar while his father worked for USAID, as a Foreign Service Officer.
Graham received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Cinema from San Francisco State University in 1997, and has worked professionally on several indie and large studio films in Los Angeles, CA and Vancouver, BC. Graham has contributed creatively in a variety of roles to several indie films including Girl Play, Out at the Wedding, Skew and Heavy Put-Away. Graham has also taken various production jobs on large studio films including X-Men 3, Final Destination 3, and Cellular. In addition to production experience, Graham has contributed his many creative talents to various feature films by designing posters for Dropped, Girl Play, and Out at the Wedding. Graham has also enjoyed small roles in films as an extra, and has even put his still photography skills to use shooting behind the scenes stills for Girl Play.
Beyond his creative talents, Graham also has a strong background in technology. His first home computer was an Osborne 1, and he founded his own technology consulting firm in 2001. He started working with Goff Productions in 2003, and is now an integral part of our multi-talented creative team.
Sean McVity is a financial executive in New York who has collaborated as Executive Producer with Gina on several award-winning (and profitable) feature films including Girl Play and Out At The Wedding. Sean has executive produced a variety of other short and feature films, and serves as a business advisor to Goff Productions.
Sean holds an A.B. cum laude from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School. He is involved in various animal rights causes and organizations. Sean and his wife divide their time between New York City and Portland, Maine.