Allen Bain and Jesse Scolaro graduated together from the film program at SUNY Purchase in 1997. In 1999 they founded The 7th Floor. In 2000 Darren Goldberg joined the team as a Partner. Since its inception, they have produced several projects including Manito (Special Jury Prize - Sundance 2002 – Dramatic Competition), Cry Funny Happy (Official Selection - Sundance 2003- American Spectrum), and Deprivation (Official Selection - SXSW 2003)
The 7th Floor has also Co-Produced and Associate Produced a wide range of projects including Little Senegal (Official Selection – Berlin 2001), Camp (Official Selection - Sundance 2003 – Dramatic Competition), "Rick" (Starring Bill Pullman and Dylan Baker), Soliloquy (Directed by Shirin Neshat) and XX/XY (Starring Mark Ruffalo, Official Selection Sundance 2002 – Dramatic Competition).
The 7th Floor development slate includes projects directed by Ziad Doueiri (West Beirut) and Brant Sersen (Sick of It All and Release).