Photo Credit: Jenna Spitz 


Michael hails from the San Francisco Bay Area. He is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch Film program. His film, Desert Hopes, premiered at the Slamdance and Rotterdam Film Festival. He recently finished a new short, entitled Niagara.

He works as a freelance editor. His pieces have appeared on BBC America, Logo Channel, and in theatrical venues across the US and UK.

Michael spends his free time writing poetry and making films. Michael currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.


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