Overtone Films is a production company based in New York City. Founded in 2009 by filmmaker Hilan Warshaw, the company produces independent films as well as projects for organizations including Carnegie Hall, the League of American Orchestras, and The Drama League.

Overtone recently produced the acclaimed documentary Wagner's Jews, broadcast on PBS/Channel Thirteen, ARTE and WDR and screened at numerous international festivals and venues.  The company is currently producing a new film, Lyric Suite: A Musical Love Story, featuring Renée Fleming and the Emerson String Quartet.

Enjoy finding out more about our current projects, and watching some recent work! 


Email: info@overtonefilms.com


  • In production: Lyric Suite, with Renée Fleming and Emerson String Quartet
  • March 11: Wagner's Jews screened at Beth El Temple with panelists Leon Botstein and Hilan Warshaw

  • November 9: Wagner's Jews re-broadcast on ARTE

  • October 26 and 27: Wagner's Jews broadcast on PBS/Channel Thirteen

  • October 7: Wagner's Jews released on DVD by First Run Features. Order now!

  • Autumn 2014: New projects for The Drama League, Carnegie Hall, Goddard Gunster