Scheme Machine Studios was founded in 2013 by Carly Usdin and Robin Roemer, who have a combined 20 years of experience in both the traditional and digital spaces. We are dedicated to producing smart content from diverse perspectives.
Los Angeles, CA
CARLY USDIN is an award-winning filmmaker with experience creating content of all kinds for screens of all sizes. She has created promos, music videos, short-form, branded content and events. Her first feature, the no-budget indie comedy “Suicide Kale,” won the Audience Award for Best First U.S. Feature at Outfest 2016 and is currently on the festival circuit. Carly is a proud member of Film Fatales, the Alliance of Women Directors and the Academy of Magical Arts.
ROBIN ROEMER is an art director, photographer and cinematographer producing visuals for advertising, entertainment and editorial. Her photos of celebrities like Lady Gaga and Grace Helbig have graced the pages of national magazines and New York Times Best-Sellers. Robin served as the Director of Photography on the award-winning indie feature "Suicide Kale." Her versatility and experience have enabled her to work on everything from big brand campaigns to a small web series about a tiny pineapple with googly eyes.