New American Cinema Group, Inc.

Industry: Media
Company Nickname: The Film-Makers’ Cooperative
Public or Private: Private


New American Cinema Group, Inc., which does business as the Film-Makers’ Cooperative, was founded in 1961 as an artist-run, non-profit organization for the distribution and exhibition of avant-garde and alternative media. Founders included experimental filmmakers Jonas Mekas, Shirley Clarke, Stan Brakhage, and others.