VMI Worldwide is one of the leading international sales, film finance and production company based in the heart of the movie making capital Hollywood, California. Founded in 2009 by Andre Relis, VMI has an impeccable reputation in the industry by building a strong collaborative and transparent relationship with filmmakers, financers, and distributors. As well as having represented a wide variety of independent films in all genres and thousands of hours of documentary and music content. Our films have played at the most prestigious film festivals around the world including Sundance, SXSW, Cannes, Berlin, Tribeca, Toronto International Film Festival, etc. VMI's goal is to establish long-term partnerships with the filmmakers, financers, and distributors we work with by building strong/honest relationships, while acquiring and producing cast driven, commercial and marketable feature films, documentaries and TV content. We work hand in hand with our partners to ensure all aspects of our business are transparent and collaborative.
Some of VMI Worldwide’s titles include: Justice starring Stephen Lang, Forsaken starring Donald and Keifer Sutherland, Conspiracy starring Minnie Driver, John Leguizamo and Maggie Q, Outlaws and Angels starring Luke Wilson, Chad Michael Murray and Francesca Eastwood, Angles in Stardust starring Alicia Silverstone, Weaponized starring Mickey Rourke, Hellion starring Aaron Paul and Juliette Lewis, Gallowwalkers with Wesley Snipes, Why Stop Now starring Jesse Eisenberg, Melissa Leo and Tracy Morgan, Blood of Redmption starring Dolph Lundgren and Vinnie Jones and My Son My Son, directed by Werner Herzog and starring Michael Shannon, Chloe Sevigny, Michael Pena And Willem Dafoe.
VMI has moved aggressively into production signing a slate venture with Canadian based Mind's Eye Entertainment and a multi-picture production output deal with Cinedigm for North American distribution for in-house productions. As well as Cinedigm VMI has also distributed through Universal Pictures, eOne Entertainment, Lionsgate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer, and many more. A few of VMI's ventures include: The Humanity Bureau starring Nicolas Cage, The Recall starring Wesley Snipes and RJ Mitte from the hit series Breaking Bad, The Perfect Weapon starring Steven Seagal, War Pigs starring Dolph Lundgren, Mickey Rourke and Luke Goss Wicked Blood starring Sean Bean, Abigail Breslin and Alexa PenaVega and many more. Please visit our Production Page to check our complete list of Production titles.
On the documentary side, VMI is proud to have represented such fine films as the most dangerous group in the world and creators of "gangsta rap" NWA & Eazy-E: Kings of Compton, Soaked in Bleach, the detective story about who was really behind the murder of the iconic Rock Legend Kurt Cobain, Lemmy, about the life and career of the lead singer of Motorhead; Upside Down: The Creation Records Story, about the hugely successful independent label behind the band Oasis and Lil Wayne: The Carter, an unbiased look at one of music’s biggest and most controversial superstars.
VMI Worldwide has cultivated an extensive network of long-term, direct relationships with the top networks, distributors and releasing companies around the globe. VMI attends and exhibits at all the major film and television markets including: NATPE, Berlinale, Hong Kong Filmart, MIPTV, the Marche du Film at the Cannes Film Festival, LA Screenings, DISCOP, MIPCOM, AFM and ATF in addition to regular sales trips throughout the world.