Blake Ashman-Kipervaser is an independent film producer based in New York City. He produced STARLET, directed by Sean Baker, which won the Robert Altman Award, and was nominated for the John Cassavetes Award at the 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards. He co-produced RIVER OF FUNDAMENT, a hybrid film/opera nearly six hours long, directed by Matthew Barney (THE CREMASTER CYCLE), and starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Ellen Burstyn, Paul Giamatti, and Elaine Stritch. It premiered at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in 2014, and is currently touring internationally at opera houses and proscenium theaters.
In 2010, he produced THE LOTTERY, directed by Madeleine Sackler, which was shortlisted for an Academy Award for Best Feature Documentary.
Most recently he produced THE ADK, directed by Shoja Azari, and the short film PEACOCK KILLER, directed by Boyd Holbrook.