ERIC MAUS is a filmmaker and entrepreneur. He focuses his work on creating comedies set in real world situations. As a writer/director, he is seeking collaborators to help bring his stories to life.
To view his most recent films, check out his YouTube: Eric Maus
Eric is currently shopping several projects. All available upon request.
-- Electric Peak, a family adventure, WINNER of Table Read my Screenplay 2022
Lost and separated on Electric Peak, a teenage girl amputee, an over-protective mom, and a team of sled dogs must survive wild animals, a crazed fur trapper, and mother nature to find each other and make it home.
-- A Weekend with the Boys, a slapstick comedy.
-- Christmas Famous, a holiday rom-com
After a jaded holiday movie actress punches a director, she takes the only role she can get starring in a crowdfunded Christmas film written by the inexperienced male lead, who becomes determined to revive his co-star’s Christmas spirit.
-- Holiday on the Hills, a holiday rom-com
Written with Adam Maus.
An ambitious business strategist goes home to help her parents’ jewelry store during the holidays only to rekindle old flames for the new owner of the struggling town ski hill.
-- Someday Maybe, a romantic drama,
A real estate agent decides whether or not to pursue his childhood dreams at the expense of his girlfriend and business.
-- Life is Ruff, ensemble comedy
A group of friends run a dog sitting business out of their apartment in Brooklyn.
--Ruff and Tug, a dog-walking comedy streaming series
Created with Camille Hugh
Check out our YouTube!
--Backpacking, a travel comedy
One young man sets out on a solo tour of Europe with only a backpack and a blog, but no plan.
--Uncommoners, a co-working place comedy
Developed with Camille Hugh and Athos.
Three malcontents in business, art, and tech strive to become millionaires in the business playground that is shared co-working space.
--Women and Whiskey, a rom-com
A womanizer discovers true love while pursuing two women, who are best friends.
Eric graduated from UW-Madison with a degree in poetry. Wrote a novel. Wrote five completed feature screenplays and a dozen unfinished ones. Acted in a comedy web-series. He travelled solo through 26 different countries with just a single backpack. Lived in Yellowstone National Park. Sold $3 million worth of real estate in Wisconsin in two years. Managed a jewelry store. Flipped a house. Voice acted in commercials. Currently, he owns a dog walking business in Brooklyn. He even saved a dog's life and got on the news.
His hobbies include writing poetry, playing guitar and harmonica, hosting a bi-monthly open mic at Lotta Lounge, and shooting videos with his talented friends using his GH5.