Founded in 2004 by Marc Turtletaub and Peter Saraf, Big Beach is a New York–based company that produces and finances independent films, documentaries and works for stage. Big Beach strives to create meaningful, life–affirming projects that inspire, engage and entertain.
Big Beach’s most recent release is Jesse Peretz’s Our Idiot Brother, starring Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel and Emily Mortimer. Other films include Sam Mendes’ Away We Go, Philip Seymour Hoffman’s directorial debut, Jack Goes Boating, Sunshine Cleaning, Is Anybody There? and Academy Award winning Little Miss Sunshine.