YMC  Films Production & Consulting was founded by Yvonne                                                                                                                                                      Maria  Schaefer.  

                                                                                                                                        YMC ENTERTAINMENT is an international film and music                                                                                                                                                                   production company.


                                                                                                                                         YMC FILMS LLC is the origin of the YMC Entertainment Group and                                                                                                                                               was founded in 2008  in New York City.


                                                                                                                                         To support the US division and to operate on the international film                                                                                                                                           and music market , the YMC ENTERTAINMENT GmbH was founded                                                                                                                                                in 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany.


                                                                                                                                         In addition to film productions, YMC offers film consulting services                                                                                                                                          feature films, music and commercials  productions, script development, concepting,  budgeting, packaging, key cast, key crew, financing, production, and distribution.

With many years of experience in international film and music productions, we assist filmmakers to develop films for the international market, prepare pitch decks, assist in budgeting and financing plan to meet necessary requirements for international partners and film funds. 

With a high-end fully equipped partner recording studio, YMC offers  all kinds of audio projects from voice overs, film adaptions, to music recordings , arrangements etc.


In cooperation with our international sales and distribution partners we assist in securing distribution.


With our worldwide network of renowned actors, musicians, directors, screenwriters and composers we are happy to assist in attaching renowned key crew., music and cast


FORGET ME NOT (2009), directed by Federico Castelluccio,

THE CHILD (2012), an adaptation of a bestselling novel by Sebastian Fitzek, with Peter Greene (The Mask), Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight), Sunny Mabrey (Triple XXX), Ben Becker (Comedian Harmonists), Dieter Hallervorden (Der Doppelgaenger) and Clemens Schick (James Bond – Casino Royal), released in theatre,

HOMESTAY (2019),

CHECKMATE KEEP YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER (2013) starring Bill Sadler (The Greene Mile) and Manny Perez (La Soga). The film was premiering at the AFME in New Mexico, supported by Robert Redford,

BERLIN I LOVE YOU (2018), with Hayden Panettiere and the action film

THE OTHER PATH (2019) shot in Istanbul.

Documentaries include



STICK EM UP (2014).

Upcoming TV Shows and films are the reality series' POP' N CULTURE and THE SAINT, the feature film MACCHO CAMACHO and more












YVONNE MARIA SCHAEFER, founder YMC Entertainment Group, is an actress (SAG/AFTRA), awarded producer and world traveler.

In 2008 she founded the film production company YMC Films in New York and in 2012 a branch in Frankfurt, Germany.


Yvonne was involved in over 50 international film production. 

Productions include, FORGET ME NOT (2009), THE CHILD (2012), CHECKMATE, KEEP YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER (2013), STICK EM UP RELODED (2015), THE CUBAN HERD (2016),  GLORY PERU (2018), HOME STAY (2018), BERLIN I LOVE YOU (2018), THE OTHER PATH (2020)  

As an actress she can be seen in CHECKMATE, THE CHILD, THE BROOKLYN BANKER, HOME STAY, LITTLE WEST 12th STREET and more. 
Yvonne consults many international film productions and is executive advisor for other companies, including Mercaptor Discoveries Pharmaceuticals, where she was Chairman of the Executive Advisory Board.