Mpower Pictures

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Mpower Pictures
Limited Liability Company
Industry Motion pictures
Founded Los Angeles, California, USA (2007)
Headquarters Los Angeles, California, USA
Key people
David Segel, Chairman of the Board
Stephen McEveety, CEO
John Shepherd (actor), President
Todd Matthew Burns, COO/Legal Counsel

Mpower Pictures is the production company of David Segel, Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd (actor), and Todd Matthew Burns.

Mpower Pictures was launched with Bella (2006), winner of the Toronto Film Festival People's Choice Award, produced in association with Metanoia Films.[1]

Since then, Mpower Pictures has produced a number of award-winning features for theatrical distribution including An American Carol, The Stoning of Soraya M. and Snowmen.

Film & television productions[edit]

Mpower Pictures has been actively developing and producing film content for theatrical distribution since 2007 as well as television content since early 2010.

Film Productions[edit]

TV Productions[edit]

  • Vlad (In Development)

Awards and recognition[edit]

  • 2006 Toronto Film Festival, People's Choice Award (Bella)
  • 2008 Toronto Film Festival, People's Choice Award, Runner-up (The Stoning of Soraya M.)[3]
  • 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival, Audience Award (The Stoning of Soraya M.)[4]
  • 2010 Image Awards, Outstanding Foreign Motion Picture (The Stoning of Soraya M.)[4]
  • 2010 Tribeca Film Festival, Audience Award, Runner-up (Snowmen)[5]
  • 2011 Dallas International Film Festival, Audience Award (Snowmen)[6]
  • 2012 Golden Globe Awards, Nomination for Best Original Song, “The Keeper” (Machine Gun Preacher)[7]


  1. ^ [1] BBC News: Novice director wins at Toronto Film Festival.
  2. ^ a b c d "IMDb - Todd Burns". IMDb. June 18, 2013. Retrieved 18 June 2013. |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
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  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-08-25. Retrieved 2011-01-05.
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