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The collaborative 3D design tool for filmmakers

Backlot is the Collaborative Design tool for the film and video ad industries. Figma for filmmakers. Backlot enables video creators to simulate their entire film in 3D, easily, accurately and collaboratively before stepping into the high risk pressure cooker that is production.

Jobs at Backlot

Los Angeles, California / Remote
3+ years
Los Angeles, California / Remote
3+ years
Los Angeles, California / Remote
3+ years
Backlot
Founded:2020
Team Size:11
Location:Los Angeles, CA

Active Founders

John Chirikjian

John is CTO/founder of Backlot and specializes in creative tools & machines. Prior to Backlot, John served as CTO of 3ayez (W18) and spent time at Yale and Microsoft.

John Chirikjian
John Chirikjian
Backlot

Daniel Citron

Daniel is the CEO at Backlot. He is also an award-winning filmmaker (Tribeca Film Festival, SFiFF, LAff) and creative technologist. Previously, Daniel spent time at Google (VR/AR), MIT (Artist in Residence 2019), and Harvard.

Daniel Citron
Daniel Citron
Backlot