Founded in 2001 by filmmaker Agata De Santis, REDHEAD PRODUCTIONS is a Montreal-based production company dedicated to making independent films that inspire, educate, and entertain.

"I am... haunted by the conviction that the divine William is the biggest and most successful fraud ever practiced on a patient world." (Henry James)
IN THE CASE OF JOHN FLORIO examines a controversial new “authorship” theory that suggests that the Bard may have actually been the son of an Italian immigrant. The documentary film is presently in development and slated for production in 2014/2015.

In MAL'OCCHIO, filmmaker Agata De Santis sets out to uncover the world of the evil eye - where one can become physically ill by another's envious glances, where the only remedy is a phone call to the old woman down the street, and prevention involves wearing strange-looking amulets. Agata travels to Italy, New York, and to her mother's kitchen in Montreal to decide once and for all if the evil eye is real.

JANUARY 6, 2014. Redhead Productions and are excited to announce the launch of a new and innovative web series featuring lively and entertaining characters within the Italian-Canadian community. The ITALO WEB SERIES will premiere on Thursday, January 30, 2014, with a new episode every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. The episodes will screen exclusively on #italo

JUNE 21, 2013. We are very honored to announce that THE GRANDFATHER PARADOX is coming out of film festival retirement! The film will screen at the Gimli Film Festival (in Gimli, Manitoba) in the Sci-Fi/Horror Shorts Program on Thursday, July 25 at 7:00PM at the Aspire Theatre. The screening is part of the "Best of the NSI Online Short Film Festival" programming at Gimli. For further details please visit

FEBRUARY 18, 2013. Redhead Productions is very proud to announce the publication of a coffee table book that pays homage to the 25 years of the Associazione Maria SS. di Costantinopoli di Castelgrande in Montreal and its members. Written in Italian and English, and edited by Agata De Santis, La Nostra Storia – I Castelgrandesi di Montreal was officially launched at the Association’s annual banquet on Saturday, February 16, 2013.