About Us

ILLICIT FILMS has written, edited, and produced award winning film and television projects

Who are we ?

We are a creative film studio that is based out of Los Angeles.

Why Us ?

We are passionate about the work we do and driven by the challenge of making a movie reach its full creative potential.


ILLICIT FILMS founder Eric Myerson has a passion for visual storytelling. A graduate of Columbia University and the USC School of Cinematic Arts MFA program, he was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award and two A.C.E. Eddie Awards as lead editor of the critically acclaimed documentary series Whale Wars. His work in narrative film and documentary feature film includes QT8: The First Eight, Poached, The Other Shore, Eastern Bandits, and Chasing Einstein. Shorts he has written and directed have received a Golden Gate Award from the San Francisco International Film Festival and have screened on PBS and at the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art.


What we do