About Detention Films

Detention Films is a Los Angeles based production company that thrives in visual storytelling.  From feature films to 30-second commercials, we know what it takes to create sophisticated, high quality entertainment that engages our audiences throughout the world.  

With over a decade of experience, Detention Films is able to walk the fine line between art and commerce by telling heart felt stories with powerful imagery, strong performances, and unbeatable production value.

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Ricky FosheiM

Founder / ProduceR

Producer 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, the first feature film shot entirely on an iPhone, which screened at SXSW.

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

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

Ricky was fortunate enough to spend five years traveling the world as a freelance director and cinematographer for The Salvation Army, where he had the opportunity to tell short stories and documentaries about homelessness, addiction recovery, domestic abuse, poverty, and disaster relief. 

Ricky graduated from Loyola Marymount University with degrees in both Film Production and Business Entrepreneurship.