Alisa Tager is a producer of films, television, concerts, live events as well as projects for musical artists, the web, fashion, design and fine arts. Her most recent production is Center Jenny, a film and installation project with Ryan Trecartin for the 2013 Venice Biennale. In 2013 she also produced the movie, Arthur Newman, directed by Dante Ariola, starring Colin Firth and Emily Blunt. Recent web projects include two shorts: She Said, She Said, written and directed by Stuart Blumberg, starring Marisa Tomei, Elodie Bouchez, and David Wain and also the animated short Tependris Rising illustrated by Konstantin Kakanias and directed by DaftArts. In September 2012, she produced and shot the footage for Jay-Z’s concert series at Barclay’s Center.
Collider, her comic book imprint at Image with Marc Guggenheim, has two titles in current circulation: Halcyonand The Mission.
Previously, Tager was an Executive Producer of Guillermo Arriaga’s directorial debut, Burning Plain; Executive Producer on Joss Whedon’s feature directorial debut, Serenity; Executive Producer on Jean-Jacques Annaud’s film, Enemy at the Gates, filmed in Germany; Executive Producer on Sergei Bodrov’s featureRunning Free, filmed in Namibia. She previously served as Associate Producer on Annaud’s Seven Years in Tibet, shot in Argentina and Canada.
Before to moving to Los Angeles, Tager lived in Spain, where she worked with a major concert promoter and also with Warner/Elektra/Atlantic Records. She then moved to New York where she produced a diverse range of projects in theater, music, art and video domestically as well as in Argentina, Spain, Venezuela, South Korea and Russia. She was a journalist, writing for several international publications.