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This website was developed by Mike Fishman. Mike has an M.A. in Film from American University and has worked as an agent’s assistant at ICM, membership coordinator for the Independent Feature Project, script reader for TriStar Pictures & the Tribeca Film Institute, and program coordinator for Columbia University's Film Program. He has served on the selection committees for the Hamptons International Film Festival and Blow-Up Film Festival (Chicago), and currently serves as a juror for KIDSFirst! Film Festival.

Mike directed the short documentary Stamp Show, which screened at the Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema in August, 2018. and was nominated for the festival's Best Documentary Award. Stamp Show will next screen in January 2019 at the venerable Anthology Film Archives as part of its NewFilmmakers NY series. 

For information about the film please visit: Stampshow.com.

Among other small personal projects he made a ten-minute film about Van Morrison fans. He hopes to make a longer one. The video can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8oXRgjiROI.

Previously he made a short video to honor the art work of his brother Seth, who passed away some years ago: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=9v7W5Iu0jWc.

And a long time ago in a galaxy far away he made a short on the format known as SVHS about his musician friend Larry Abram: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4pLjajIDqE