Harmony Image Productions ~ Multicultural Films for a Multicultural World


Assistant Director Martha Conley, photographer David Conley, director Nadine Patterson, and film supporter Cindy Goodman-Lieb stand outside Southside Works Cinema at the Pittsburgh premiere of TANGO MACBETH.


Harmony Image Productions (aka HipCinema) is a film production and media consulting company based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Principle partners (mother-daughter team) are Marlene Patterson CFO and Nadine Patterson CEO. Since 1995 Harmony Image Productions has produced award-winning documentaries for the American public television market.

HipCinema Labs is the educational component of our company. We have held workshops since 2008 to provide actors, directors, producers, and writers the tools to hone their craft.  The Directing 4Film workshop May 16th will be postponed until further notice.

Our productions include Anna Russell Jones: Praisesong for a Pioneering Spirit; Moving with the Dreaming; LoqueeshaAshleyFranklinJoseBrown; and Tango Macbeth.

We created media content, consulted on strategic planning and performed grant writing for the following: The John Coltrane House, Philadelphia;   Land Conservancy of Elkins Park in their effort to save the Elkins Estate; the Spoken Hand Percussion Orchestra on their educational brochure; the Arts Sanctuary on their television PSA’s; with Argentinian poet Federico Spoliansky on the design of his book Duda Patron; writer/scholar Dr. Brenda Dixon Gottschild on her book on Joan Myers Brown and Philadanco. We are currently doing social media and community outreach for the Black Ballerina Documentary by Fran McElroy. Serving 2.9 million homes in the greater metropolitan area of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, our company has access to the 4th largest television market in the United States.