Zack began in theatre production with the creation of Tough Monkey Productions in 2000 and spent three years as a theatre producer in Edinburgh, producing successful shows such as ‘Mighty Dread’ and ‘Gogo’ in the Edinburgh Festival and beyond.
In 2003 Zack joined the production team at NDF International, one of the UK’s most successful independent production and financing companies with sixteen Oscar nominations to its credit, working on a wide range of NDF’s development projects including Franco Zeffirelli’s ‘The Florentines’.
In 2006 He was Associate Producer (and Music Supervisor) on ill-fated UK-SP-JP coproduction ‘Guantanamero’. (dir. Vicente Penarrocha, c. Derek Jacobi and Natalia Verbeke).
In 2012 together with Ado Yoshizaki and Ben Friedman, Zack formed Native State.
Recent productions include British action thriller Last Passenger (d. Omid Nooshin), was released in 35 territories in 2014; City of Tiny Lights (d. Pete Travis) starring Riz Ahmed which premiered at Toronto International Film Festival and London Film Festival in 2016 and is released in the UK in April 2017.
Zack is currently casting on a UK-NZ coproduction Sci-Fi film, and in late stages on a Political thriller set in Iran, and a Las Vegas-set heist movie with Film 4. He is also consultant Head of Production at Milkwood Films (www.milkwood.tv).
Length: 1 Year Full Time or 2 Years Part Time
Based: London or Online