ricky-fosheim

Bio

Writer/Director/Producer/Cinematographer Ricky Fosheim is the founder of Detention Films, where he has produced four feature films and dozens of music videos. Ricky recently produced, directed, and shot And Uneasy Lies the Mind, one of the first feature films shot entirely on the iPhone. Uneasy had it’s world premiere at Cinequest and screened in the Film Excellence in Title Design Awards at SXSW, where it was nominated against True Detective, Masters of Sex, Pacific Rim, and The Lego MovieUneasy won Best Feature Film at the iPhone Film Festival. 

In 2015, Ricky's short documentary Bayanihan: The Spirit of Community won Best Documentary at the Asian Film Festival.

In 2013, Ricky shot Virginia Cassavetes’ directorial debut Love and Skin, which won the NociCortin Award at Hollyshorts Film Festival.

Ricky is currently in post production on a medieval horror film titled The Head that he produced.  

Ricky spent five years as a freelance cinematographer at Will Ferrell's comedy website Funny or Die, where he had the opportunity to shoot for almost every major actor in Hollywood.  Ricky holds two degrees, a B.A in Film Production and a B.B.A. in Business Entrepreneurship from Loyola Marymount University.