John Duffin

Emerald Pictures

Co-Founder/Managing Director
Area of Expertise: Production, Production Management

John Duffin is Co-Founder and Managing Director of Emerald Pictures.

Hailing from Ireland, John emigrated to the US to begin a career in production. After forging a path as a line producer for many of the most iconic music videos of the 90s, he joined Epoch Films, where he served as an executive producer for 17 years.

A defining ethos of John’s career is his belief in the roster as a dynamic filmmaker community, nurturing up-and-coming talent alongside experienced filmmakers. This philosophy has helped launch the careers of many of the industry's most successful directors.