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, the latest documentary film by Agata De Santis, explores a extraordinary new theory in the Shakespeare Authorship Question debate. What if the greatest English writer to ever live was actually the son of an Italian immigrant? Presently in development.

Once a great amateur boxing champ, a 33-year old homeless man and recovering addict hitchhikes across Canada to convince a world-renowned boxing coach to train him, and a young filmmaker to film his story. CLAY VS. CLAY follows a passionate man clinging to his dreams as he suffers through his demons, all while seeking redemption. This new documentary by Elias C. Varoutsos will premiere summer 2016.

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.

FEBRUARY 1, 2016. Post-production is officially underway on CLAY VS. CLAY. Directed by Elias C. Varoutsos and edited by Alan Kohl, the documentary film follows Clay Peters, a 33-year old recovering addict who dreams of becoming world heavyweight boxing champion. Along the way, he convinces a world-renowned boxing coach to train him, and a young filmmaker to film his story. The film will make its television premiere this summer.

JANUARY 22, 2015. Redhead Productions and are excited to premiere season two of the ITALO WEB SERIES. Today's episode, titled "Welcome to The Mothership," features a talented group of young musicians. Upcoming episodes include interviews with artists, baristas, filmmakers, and comedians. A new episode will premiere every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month - exclusively on

NOVEMBER 3, 2014. Redhead Productions and are gearing up for the second season of the ITALO WEB SERIES. The new season will introduce viewers to an impressive group of innovators and leaders in the Italian-Canadian community. The new season will premiere on Thursday, January 22, 2015 - with a new episode every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month - exclusively on

AUGUST 8, 2013. Starting today, you can now screen MAL'OCCHIO online from anywhere in the world! Courtesy of Vimeo On Demand. A fun factoid… Since its premiere in 2010, MAL’OCCHIO has screened in Montreal on the exact same date every year! August 8, 2010 at Montreal’s Italian Week. August 8, 2011 at the Casa D’Italia. August 8, 2012 at the Rendez-vous du cinéma italien at Dante Park. August 8, 2013… Vimeo on Demand!