Teran began his career in the film industry in 1996 as an assistant and
script analyst for Seven Arts Pictures where he first began to learn
the business of independent film eventually working his way up to VP of
While at Seven Arts he continued to pursue his own projects
both as a writer and as a producer. In 2004 he left Seven Arts to
produce his first feature film, “English as a Second Language,” with
writer/director, Youssef Delara.
From 2005 to 2008, while continuing to write and develop his
own projects, Mr. Teran served as VP of Physical Production for Sidney
Kimmel Entertainment where he worked on 18 mid-budget films including
“Lars & The Real Girl,” “Death at a Funeral,” “Charlie Bartlett”
and “Synecdoche, NY.”
In 2009, Mr. Teran made his writing/directing debut in
“Bedrooms,” a multi-director feature film starring Julie Benz and Moon
Bloodgood which will premier on Showtime in November, 2010.
Mr. Teran is currently a partner/producer in Cima Productions.
The company is developing an eclectic slate of lower budget films,
including Mr. Teran’s “Snap,” which is scheduled to shoot later this
In addition to his activities with Cima Productions, Mr. Teran
has written 7 feature scripts and currently has projects in development
at John Wells Productions and Mike Tollin Productions.