Philip Elway has extensive experience in the development, production, distribution and financing of motion pictures, television programs and other media. He has been a business affairs executive at major studios (Columbia and Warner Bros) and several independent production companies (Scott Free, Aldamisa, Tribeca Productions, Douglas-Reuther Productions, Relativity Media and Endgame Entertainment). He has executive produced 11 films, all made with major film directors (Steven Soderberg, Todd Haynes, Matt Reeves, Kevin Smith, Frank Oz and Jon Favreau). In his many positions in the industry, he has performed both business and legal functions, handling short and longform documentation on above-the-line, below-the-line and rights transactions. He currently has his own legal practice focused primarily on representing producers. Additionally, he is affiliated with the boutique law firm “Film & Ink”, and covers clients such as Apple, MGM, CBS, ITV and Endeavor Content.
J.D., Southwestern University
B.A., University of California, Berkeley