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Asher Goldstein


Asher Goldstein is an award-winning producer whose credits include Destin Daniel Cretton’s Short Term 12, which won the Audience and Jury Prizes at the 2013 SXSW Film Festival. He also produced Cretton's Just Mercy for Warner Bros, based on civil rights leader Bryan Stevenson’s New York Times best-selling memoir. The film, starring Michael B Jordan, Jamie Foxx, and Brie Larson, was a recipient of four NAACP Image Awards, including Outstanding Motion Picture. Most recently, he served as an Executive Producer on the series adaptation of the celebrated graphic novel American Born Chinese for Disney, which also had its premiere at SXSW. As an executive, Asher has packaged, structured distribution for, or overseen production on more than 50 independent features including Jeremy Saulnier’s Green Room, Terrence Nance’s An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty, and Terrence Malick’s Voyage of Time. Asher was a recipient of the prestigious 2020 Cinereach Producers Award. He graduated with honors from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Asher has a deep, abiding love of tacos.

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Events featuring Asher Goldstein
Events featuring Asher Goldstein