WILD KINGDOM

Michael has been scoring the long running series Wild Kingdom, produced by Mutual Of Omaha.

Check local TV listings for times.

DANGEROUS EDGE : A LIFE OF GRAHAM GREENE

Graham Greene biopic for PBS

The film is narrated by British actor Sir Derek Jacobi, and actor Bill Nighy provides the voice of Greene. Other major participants include Novelist and screenwriter Sir John Mortimer, Novelist and former SIS agent John Le Carre, award winning literary critic and novelist David Lodge, acclaimed writer Paul Theroux, former CIA operative and author of The Great Game Frederick Hitz, and Graham Greene’s daughter Caroline Bourget.

Written and Directed by Thomas O'Connor

Executive Producer 
BarbaraDe Fina

Produced by David Taylor

COME WALK IN MY SHOES

"Come Walk In My Shoes", award winning director Robin Smith's new feature documentary. The film follows Rep. John Lewis on an emotional journey to Alabama and his reminisces of the nonviolent protests that challenged segregation laws in the South and led to the passage of the Voting Rights Act in 1965.

Directed by Robin Smith

GENERATION ZERO

“Generation Zero” provides a unique perspective on the causes of the recent financial meltdown."

"Generation Zero goes beneath the shallow media headlines and talking head sound bites to get to the source of today's economic nightmare. With a cutting edge style and haunting imagery, “Generation Zero” will change everything you thought you knew about Wall Street and Washington."

PBS NEWS HOUR

Michael wrote a new orchestral arrangement of the PBS News Hour Theme for PBS and MacNeil / Lehrer Productions

NIXON

From his early glory days in the White House to his increasing paranoia, the break-ins, the cover-ups, and his fatal hubris and misuse of power - it's all here.
"Nixon" should be mandatory viewing for anyone considering a run at the big one. (New York Post)

Directed by David Taylor

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NINE DAYS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

Pope John Paul II's historic nine-day pilgrimage to Poland in June of 1979 created a revolution of conscience that transformed Poland and fundamentally reshaped the spiritual and political landscape of the 20th Century.

Nine Days That Changed The World is a story of human liberation, revealing the extraordinary power of Pope John Paul II's worldwide message of freedom through faith

Directed by Kevin Knoblock

BETWEEN WESTERN AND CALIFORNIA

Director Nicholas Medina's feature film debut; a drama of a young artist and his family in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood.

Directed by Nicholas Medina

Edited by Martin Nelson

PERFECT VALOR

"Based on the story of Operation 
Phantom Fury and the fight for the control of Fallujah."

"Perfect Valor is the story of the price extracted from US forces
and the legacy of that battle."

Directed by David Taylor


-Winner Best Feature 
2009 GI Film Festival

-Winner Best Feature 
2010 Beaufort International Film Festival

WITH ONE VOICE

"With One Voice" brings together mystics from fourteen different spiritual traditions to share their perspectives on the unifying truth that transcends all religions. In this seventy-eight minute documentary, these awakened teachers address profound questions about life and love, the existence of God, the path to spiritual awakening and the way to true peace in the world.

Directed by Eric Temple
Produced by Matthew Flickstein

FDR: A PRESIDENCY REVEALED

FDR: A PRESIDENCY REVEALED
Four hour mini-series

''FDR'' does what a political documentary should. It takes a strong, recognizable point of view, pursues it aggressively and does not backtrack, temporize or rely on ambience or inflection to create ideological innuendos. (New York Times)

FDR: A Presidency Revealed Scores on History Channel:
The debut of the History Channel special, FDR: A Presidency Revealed, on Sunday, April 17 was the most-watched (3 million viewers) and highest rated program on the cable network. (Variety)

Directed by David Taylor

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NEWSEUM 4-D FEATURE

"I-Witness", an original 4-D feature that takes visitors on a time-travel experience through three stories spanning more than 150 years. The film’s 3-D effects (visitors wear special glasses) are combined with environmental effects — motion, air gusts, water and more. 

Playing at the 535-seat Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater at the Newseum in Washington D.C.

Produced by Jack Hurley and Joe Cortina Directed by Joe Cortina.

PATRIOTS WAY

"Patriots Way", an HD feature following the story of the 
New England Patriots.

Playing in the Raytheon Theatre at
The Hall at Patriot Place

Directed by Joe Cortina.

EXTRAORDINARY FIDELITY

The dramatic true story of the capture and two decade-long imprisonment and interrogation of two CIA agents by the Chinese government after a blown secret mission.


Shot down on a clandestine mission into communist territory, John Downey and Richard Fecteau survived two decades in Chinese prisons. They refused to become victims, they never lost hope and they knew the agency would never abandon them. 

Read the ABC Entertainment review

ALI

Directors Joe Cortina and Stephen Platenberg directed this biopic of the life of Muhammad Ali.

SOUTHEAST 67

Devastated by the arrival of crack cocaine in the 1980s, Washington, DC became known as the nation’s “Murder Capital.” 

Director Betsy Cox’s riveting film brings both the tragedy and hope of this world to life.

FULL BODY WHISPER

"Full Body Whisper", a feature documentary about Chicago's renowned Piven Theatre Workshop.
With Joyce Piven, John Cusack, Joan Cusack, Jeremy Piven, Sarah Ruhl, Ravi Batista,
 
Directed by Ravi Batista
Edited by Katerina Simic

BLACK BLIZZARD

Film Premieres October 2008.

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