Unarmed Media is New York based production company specializing in documentary and narrative film, commercials, original programming and live streaming production.

 
 
 

Francesco Saviano:  Founding Partner, Producer

Through Unarmed Media, as well as through his strong relationships within the filmmaking and entertainment industry, Francesco has been directing and producing award winning films and commercials all over the world. His narrative feature films, along with a slate of original series and documentaries, are currently in production or scheduled for production through 2018.

 
 
 

Marika Hacking:  Partner, Cinematographer, Editor

Marika Hacking is a Brooklyn, New York based filmmaker and illustrator. Along with her commercial work for top brands and non-profit organizations, Marika has produced and shot documentary film and media content in the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Europe. 

 
 

Sam Petersson:  Partner, Producer

Sam Petersson is a producer and director with over a decade of experience in media production and entertainment. Working with clients ranging from commercial advertisement agencies to NGOs and non-profits, Sam has produced award-winning content across the globe. In addition to his partnership with Unarmed Media, Sam is a senior producer with the San Francisco based advertising agency MUH-TAY-ZIK | HOF-FER.

 
 

David Cieri:  Composer, Musical Director

David Cieri has been working with Ken Burns as a composer for Burns’ documentary films released on PBS, including the Emmy Award winning National Parks series, an addendum to Baseball: The Tenth Inning, Prohibition, The Roosevelts and The Vietnam War. Cieri has composed scores for over 40 films since 2008 with his score for Booker’s Place – A Mississippi Story selected by The Academy of Motion Pictures as a contender for an Oscar Nomination in 2013.

 
 

Clients:

UNITED NATIONS

WNYC

BANG

THE GREENE SPACE

SPARKS & HONEY

DEEPAK CHOPRA

LIVINGLY MEDIA

DESCENDANT RECORDS

INHABITAT

PRIO

THE STAN LEE FOUNDATION

IVY CONNECT

WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY

CLINTON GLOBAL INITIATIVE

THE SHELLEY & DONALD RUBIN FOUNDATION

TECH SPACE

SEASON OF CAMBODIA

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY

DOUGLAS ELLIMAN REAL ESTATE

MUH-TAY-ZIK | HOF-FER

VERIZON

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO

SONY RED

ESQUIRE

GREY GROUP

'STACHE MEDIA

SCHOOLOGY

ROPEADOPE RECORDS

SHOW THE GOOD

EAST WEST INSTITUTE

CAMBODIAN LIVING ARTS

AMERICAN GRANDPARENTS ASSOCIATION

SIMINARS

PIONEER MODE

CITY KIDS

HALSBROOK

ASSOCIATION OF MUSIC PRODUCERS

HANIA

AFFORDABLE ART FAIR

BCFILM