Hey, I'm Mike!

Austin, Texas

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

God Made Man

Austin, Texas Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

Leading double lives and seeking redemption, a homeless transgender man, a penniless drag queen, and a corrupt lawyer violently collide

102%

This project got the green light!

Am I Out There?

Austin, Texas Short
Drama, Documentary

Before getting abducted by aliens for the last time, Josh makes a documentary to prove his story to the world...and say goodbye.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Inner Edge

Old Bridge Township, New Jersey Feature
Drama, Fantasy

A NJ cop struggling with changes in her life, has to save a suicidal stranger to unlock what powers lie within her.

122%

This project got the green light!

A Room Full of Nothing

Austin, Texas Feature
Adventure, Romance

In this Swiss Army Man meets Eternal Sunshine adventure an artistic couple's life takes a bizarre turn when they wake up alone in the world.

105%

This project got the green light!

The Invaders

New York City, New York Short
Horror, Thriller

When a girl is followed on her way home, she finds herself facing a sinister force that threatens her entire existence.

278%

This project got the green light!

BROTHERS

New York City, New York Series
Drama, LGBTQ

A group of transgender male friends live, love and bind in Brooklyn.

108%

This project got the green light!

Imaginary Bullets

Phoenix, Arizona Short
Drama, Fantasy

A dark modern fairy tale about imagination and what happens when it becomes reality.

152%

This project got the green light!

And Breathe

Austin, Texas Short
Drama, Nature

Maya is devastated, lost, and doesn't know who she is... Can she let go of the past and her ego to find healing and inner peace?

106%

This project got the green light!

Invisible

New York City, New York Feature
Documentary

Driven by his mother’s fight against Fibromyalgia, filmmaker Nick meets an athlete, an advocate, & a migrant, while worried about his health

127%

This project got the green light!

Interference

New York City, New York Short
Drama, Thriller

A violent altercation between a police officer and a black man left one person dead. A couple passing by must decide what they believe.

85%

This project got the green light!

Clementine

Portland, Oregon Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A heartbroken woman stows away to her estranged lover's lake house where she becomes entangled with a teenage girl.

111%

This project got the green light!

The Last Partera

Durham, North Carolina Feature
Documentary

A 95-year-old midwife passes on her wisdom to a new generation of Costa Rican women fighting for their right to choose how they give birth.

106%

This project got the green light!

You Look Great

New York City, New York Short
Comedy, Drama

After secretly struggling with his weight for years, Peter's body shame pushes him further than ever before in pursuit of complete control.

83%

This project got the green light!

To Life

Austin, Texas Short
Comedy, Fantasy

When grief and laughter meet, the worst advice may be the best.

100%

This project got the green light!

Hard-ish Bodies

Austin, Texas Short
Comedy, Shorts Program

An ensemble comedy featuring the men and women of Stoney’s Rock Hard Palace - a male strip club with dancers of all shapes and sizes.

150%

This project got the green light!

MIRL

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Reality-TV

raw, real, scripted reality tv

100%

This project got the green light!

SOBER OCTAVES

Providence, Rhode Island Short
Music, Experimental

An extended visual album following the journey of three young black men as they battle with societal conformity.

99%

This project got the green light!

OR DIE TRYING

Los Angeles, California Series
Drama

Four ambitious women attempt to achieve their own definition of success while dealing with the struggles of being a millennial in Hollywood.

82%

This project got the green light!

Futureboy

New York City, New York Short
Comedy, Sci-Fi

Billy comes from the future to stop himself from inventing time travel. Nope. Now to convince a judge, his wife, and himself he's not crazy.

94%

This project got the green light!

A Dance of Lust & Calculus

Orange, California Short
Comedy, Drama

A programmer obsessed with building computer models of the dead as a form of grief therapy opens up when he forms a connection with a client

103%

This project got the green light!

F*ck Yes Series

Los Angeles, California Series
Romance, Comedy

F*ck Yes! is what affirmative consent sounds like. Sex made hotter. SoSFW (sort of Safe For Work.)

133%

This project got the green light!

The Karate Tortoise Series

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Sci-Fi

A Damsel goes on a quest to protect the clumsy superhero, Karate Tortoise, from becoming the lunch of the evil chef, Fatty Bonati.

103%

This project got the green light!

Custodian

Los Angeles, California Short
Animation, Fantasy

The macabre account of a man whose inner demons drive him to seek redemption in the aftermath of bloodshed.

101%

This project got the green light!

The Space Between

Los Angeles, California Short
Drama

Rachel struggles with who she thinks she should be as a married woman, while trying to reconcile with having lost her mother at a young age.

100%

This project got the green light!

Signing Out

Los Angeles, California Short
LGBTQ

Sarah & Amy unknowingly visit the same therapist years after their romantic relationship ends, forcing them to face what actually happened.

91%

This project got the green light!

Eulogilia

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, Drama

A young woman obsessed with writing unconventional eulogies fights to prove her sanity in order to survive group therapy.

100%

This project got the green light!

A Queen For The People

New York City, New York Feature
Documentary, LGBTQ

Bob the Drag Queen's career is on the rise. Where the hell she off to next?

104%

This project got the green light!

Bones

Nashville, Tennessee Short
Drama, Mystery

A battered girl must journey through a dark and violent world to discover the truth behind why her boyfriend mysteriously vanished

85%

This project got the green light!

37 Problems

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

A single 37 year-old screenwriter is totally focused on her career until she finds out she has one egg left.

100%

This project got the green light!

All Exchanges Final

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, Drama

What would you trade to save someone you love?

87%

This project got the green light!

Dime Short (formerly Spare Change)

Denver, Colorado Short
Comedy, Drama

Sometimes you have to dig a little deeper...

83%

This project got the green light!

Kinesthesia

Los Angeles, California Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Frustrated at her inability to accurately remember a particular time of happiness in her life, Minny sets out to find it again.

141%

This project got the green light!

Across The Tracks

Atlanta, Georgia Short
Drama, Family

In 1960s GA, a young mixed girl decides to pass for white, a choice that follows her for many years.

102%

This project got the green light!

In Honor Of

Los Angeles, California Short
Drama

A woman comes home to a family gathering only to discover that she has walked into her own execution

114%

This project got the green light!

TurtleDove Films

Austin, Texas Company
Film-related Business

If you're here for a follow back, we'd rather you follow "A Room Full of Nothing" - that is the only campaign we actively update.

93%

This project got the green light!

Movies & Shows I Recommend

Follow Thalente Biyela from the streets of Durham, South Africa, to LA. On a skateboard.

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I Am Thalente

2015

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