“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters…compared to what lies within us.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Inner Voice Productions (IVP) was established in 2014 as a film, television, and multi-media production company headed by veteran filmmakers John Griesser and Jean Papert, who for the past 40 years have directed, produced, and published a multitude of award-winning films and literature. 

IVP is dedicated to educating and inspiring its growing worldwide audience - those interested in exploring conscious living - through stories and themes pertaining to the human condition and what connects us, rather than what divides us. 


We offer dramatic and documentary films as well as television and web series that span across the following topics:

  • Inspiring stories
  • Human rights 
  • Environmental issues
  • Animal rights
  • Vegetarianism 
  • Charity work
  • Spirituality in art, education, and science. 

Other services include:

  • Producing commissioned feature documentaries and short films
  • Research development
  • Providing filmed works for social media and online educational campaigns - this includes collaborating with companies to create promotional videos for outreach marketing campaigns that highlight themes in keeping with our ethos
  • Post production editing services and facility 
  • Conducting filmmaking and media educational workshops

Acharya is the first major project for IVP and this independent film has attracted numerous collaborations with professionals in the industry and a core team of exciting up-and-coming filmmakers.

IVP is a US-based company and is currently operating in Florida.