Playmount is the literal translation from German to English of "spiel" and "berg." Playmount Productions has been in the Spielberg family for more than 50 years. Started by Arnold Spielberg in 1962, it was first used by his son, Steven, for his early productions and is now headed by Arnold's daughter, producer Nancy Spielberg. Playmount pursues projects with talented writers, directors, and producers to create meaningful and important documentaries and films.
March 17, 2016 — "New film spotlights Israel's hoops 'miracle'." —New Jersey Jewish Times
January 5, 2016 — "Spielberg’s kid sister goes ‘Above and Beyond’ to make her filmmaking mark." —Times of Israel
December 7, 2015 — MIMI AND DONA named one of the Best TV Shows of 2015 by New York Times.
July 21, 2015 — ABOVE AND BEYOND - This spring, we had an amazing run with ABOVE AND BEYOND at film festivals, bringing our award total to 22! Awards include: Audience Award for Best Documentary, Best Documentary and Audience Choice Award for Best Documentary. Complete Awards List.
July 15, 2015 — WHO WILL WRITE OUR HISTORY - After a five week crowd-funding campaign at Ingiegogo, WHO WILL WRITE OUR HISTORY surpassed the $100,000 goal by almost 8%. The 752 contributors help fund a shoot in Warsaw and Israel in 2016.