We believe in the Power of Story, to evoke feeling, inspire thought, and influence change.
We believe Story is a journey and we as Storytellers are the guides.
We create Stories fueled by inclusion and collaboration.
We create Story through production, unconstrained by media, genre, or technology.
We tell our Stories to immerse and transport audiences across time, space, and memory.
We tell others’ Stories by providing knowledge and resources to allow creators to unlock their imagination.
We are ReKon. We share Stories.
Jon Michael Kondrath
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Operations Officer
Director of Creative Development
Director of Sales and Distribution
Director of Post Production
Survives Production with lots of coffee and having Lesley there.
First Movie (remembers seeing): Backdraft
Survives Production entirely on large coffee, usually iced.
Formative Films (Inspiration): Back to the Future and Newsies
Survives Production armed with coffee.
Favorite TV Show: Adventure Time
Survives Production with Welch’s Fruit Snacks and, of course, COFFEE.
Favorite Film Poster: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
Survives Production with Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf.
Favorite Trailer: Teaser for Twister. Bit dated but groundbreaking
Kathy Sue Holtorf
Director of Brand Strategy
Survives Production like almost all the ReKon crew, the answer is definitely coffee.
Favorite Childhood Movie: Close toss up between E.T. and of course The Goonies
Survives Production …since everyone took my answer (coffee), I’ll say wit and a smile.
Filmmaking Inspiration: Stanley Kubrick and Wong Kar Wai
Survives Production by keeping the big *picture* in mind + a healthy dose of enthusiasm.
Favorite Viral Video: Highway Singalong, cuz it mine 😉
Survives Production with caffeine, binge watches, and a solid crew.
Favorite Vibe-Boosting Video: Kermit Under Pressure.
About ReKon Productions
ReKon Productions is an established production company providing production services, equipment and studio rentals to an array of media projects. Our business focuses on matching knowledge, skill and personality to creativity in order to successfully produce projects. Producing over 50 projects a year, encompassing a variety of narratives and a range of budgets from $10K to $5M, our company continues to diversify and expand our portfolio. As a team of in house and external producers our company promotes a community uniquely creating a trusted network of experienced crewmembers, vendors and resources.
ReKon Productions has achieved the Culver City Sustainable Business Program (CCBSB) Certification as well as membership to the California Green Business Network! The CCBSB certification is granted to businesses for sustainable behaviors such as: implementing practices and forming policies that reduce energy and water consumption, prevent pollution, diverts waste from landfills, and enhance social-responsibility. Here are a few of the things we at ReKon have implemented: installation of new low-flow toilets and high-efficiency aerators fitted on all sinks, annual charity and volunteer opportunities for our teams to engage with the local and greater community, and energy and water conservation prompts throughout our office. For more information please visit: Culver City Sustainable Business Certification Program or California Green Business Network