Sammie Astaneh

Development Executive

Raised in Burnaby and Kelowna, BC, Sammie Astaneh holds a BCom degree in finance from UBC’s Sauder School of Business and received producer training from UCLA’s Professional Program in Producing.

Since starting at the bottom as a production assistant in early 2010, Sammie has produced five short films, co-produced a feature film, and developed several documentaries and feature films, including a horror script based on a treatment written by an Emmy nominated Hollywood veteran.

Since the summer of 2016, Sammie has earned five associate producer credits, including the Netflix film, 1922, which is based on a Stephen King horror novella.