RECENT WORK

Baseball and Science

Baseball and Science

I (Mike) recently wrote, produced and shot a promotional documentary portrait of scientist Jeff Weers and his particle engineering innovations for Novartis Pharmaceuticals. Assisted by Paul Jaffe, we shot on the Sony FS700, and using its 240 fps slow motion capabilities, we filmed some interesting shots of wiffle ball and baseball action.  I’ll be editing this […]


Blessed Fruit

Blessed Fruit

Back in fall 2011, I (Mike) traveled to Guatemala to work for three weeks on a film (co-directed with the talented Charlene Music and Peter Jordan) about family planning in Guatemala. The finished piece, “Blessed Fruit of the Womb” is currently (as of winter 2014) on its festival run. We shot the project on the […]


Dolphin Dance

  A screen grab from an in-progress film on human-dolphin communication.   We instructed Macklin Kowal to improvise a dance for a dolphin audience.  Filmed at Rodeo Lagoon in the Marin Headlands, CA.