Broken Dove is a video production company with a focus on sports documentaries, scripted comedy, music videos, broadcast commercials, and digital content. Founded in 2020 and based out of Santa Monica, Calif. Broken Dove Productions is led by Director/Producer, Danny Simmons.
In 2019, Danny Simmons made his feature-length directorial debut with the boxing documentary Suffer for Good. In 2018, Simmons directed and produced Every Other Weekend, a pilot executive produced by Sterling K. Brown of NBC’s This is Us. Fox put in development Every Other Weekend, a half-hour single-camera comedy from Will Packer Media at the end of 2019.
In addition to his work in the film and television space, Simmons frequently films travel documentaries that have taken him around the globe and been distributed by Tastemade Studios, LAist, Gothamist, and shared by outlets such at EATER, Huffington Post, and Angeleno Magazine amongst others.
Simmons is an avid sports fan, having competed in the College World Series while studying at UC San Diego. He met Seb Zewdie, the subject of Suffer for Good, while training at Seb Boxing in Culver City, Calif. He produces under the Broken Dove Productions banner.
ABOUT | DANNY SIMMONS
Frequently collaborates with his sister Krista Simmons who inspired him to take his creative talents full time.
create meaningful content
support diverse voices and story
inspire engagement and craftsmanship
focus on the process and help others along the way
Best first-time Filmmaker: Two Roads International Film Festival
Award of Merit: Documentary Feature - The Impact Doc Awards
Nominated for the Audience Award for Best Picture - Independent Filmmakers Showcase
- Official Selection -
Independent Filmmakers Showcase - Los Angeles, Calif
Film Invasion Los Angeles - Los Angeles, Calif
Mindfield Film Festival - Albuquerque, New Mexico
Las Cruces International Film Festival - Las Cruces, New Mexico
MY HERO International Film Festival - Los Angeles, Calif
The Impact Doc Awards - Los Angeles, Calif
Two Roads International Film Festival - Brooklyn, NYC
Soulwest Fest - Phoenix, AZ