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Ivan Orlic has served as CEO of his development, financing and
production company, Seine Pictures since founding the company in 2012. The company’s first project was an off-beat feature-length comedy co-produced with acclaimed director Sam Raimi, entitled “Murder of a Cat” (starring Fran Kranz, Nikki Reed and J.K. Simmons), which premiered at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival.
Seine Pictures’ next project was “Pele: Birth of a Legend”, the biopic about legendary Brazilian footballer Pelé, coproduced with iconic producer Brian Grazer, which has enjoyed a successful global release.
Seine Pictures currently has several development projects underway and including the soon to be released Intrigo trilogy, The Space Between and a feature documentary on the First Amendment currently in production in partnership with FilmNation.
Outside of film, Mr. Orlic has managed his own investment portfolio for over 10 years, and has been
serving as Director of Investments at TNS Investments since 2010, in addition to being a partner at innovative startup company Kernel. A graduate of the Second City Hollywood Conservatory for improv and sketch comedy, Mr. Orlic is also active in the live performance community in Los Angeles. A published author in two college-level textbooks, Mr. Orlic originally studied science and holds a B.S. degree in Zoology, and an M.S. degree in Fisheries Oceanography from Michigan State University, in addition to a professional certificate in film production from UCLA.