Andrew Mer is a twenty year veteran of the independent film community both as a producer and acquisitions and business development executive. Andrew is a staunch ally to many producers and filmmakers and most recently was Executive Producer on THE MELT GOES ON FOREVER:The Art and Times of David Hammons and Executive Producer on THE ART OF MAKING IT,Co-Producer and Co-Writer on THE REMIX:HIP HOP X FASHION for Tribeca Studios and MCM.
As SVP Acquisitions and Business Development (2008-2015) he was an integral part of the pioneering team that launched SnagFilms and was instrumental in building the SnagFilms library of over 7000 documentary and independent fiction films. SnagFilms library consisted of single titles from many of the most recognizable and lauded filmmakers and producers including Barbara Kopple, Alex Gibney, Ondi Timmoner, Lucy Walker, R.J.Cutler and Andrew Jarecki, to multiple titles from many of the most widely known and respected distributors and broadcasters including Lionsgate, National Geographic, Sundance Artist Services, KinoLorber, and Vice.
He is a NYC based attorney who originally moved there to work in the art world.