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New York Film Academy Guest Speakers

New York Film Academy Guest Speakers

Hawk Koch


Hawk Koch is a veteran producer and former president of the Academy (AMPAS), and co-founder of the Producers Guild of America (PGA). Koch began his career as a First AD, and quickly rose in the Hollywood production system over many years to ultimately produce or be involved with the making over 60 major motion pictures.

Among his credits include film classics such as Marathon Man, Chinatown, Wayne’s World, Peggy Sue Got Married, Heaven Can Wait, The Way We Were and Rosemary’s Baby. His past collaborators include Hollywood heavyweights like Francis Coppola, Robert Redford, Warren Beatty, John Schlesinger, and Sidney Pollack.

Wayne’s World, Peggy Sue Got Married, Marathon Man, Chinatown, Heaven Can Wait



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