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Michael’s 35mm short film ‘Dance For Eternity’ which he wrote, directed, produced and played the co-lead alongside Anna Bolt has recently received it’s fourth transmission on Channel 4. The film is contracted to be shown a further 6 times over the next 2 years. The film has also recently achieved the following:

WINNER: Best Director of a Short Film-Golden Egg Film Festival LA
WINNER: Best Actor-Golden Egg Film Festival LA
WINNER: Best Original Screenplay-Golden Egg Film Festival LA
WINNER: 2nd Prize ‘Best First Short Film’ Waterford Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Beloit International Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Falstaff International Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Iasi International Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Newport International Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: International Film Festival Ireland
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Canary Wharf Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Bacup Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Valentines Visual Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: First Glance Hollywood 9 Online Film Festival

The film can now be viewed here: https://vimeo.com/92336330

‘Lines in the Sand’ Michael’s second film as a writer/director is currently being shown on the film festival circuit. It has recently achieved the following:
WINNER: Best Director of a Short Film-Golden Egg Film Festival, Cancun
WINNER: Best Supporting Actress-Golden Egg Film Festival Cancun
WINNER: Best Actor Category-St Albans Film Festival
WINNER: Best Actress-Van d’Or Independent Film Awards
WINNER: Best Actress-Portsmouth International Film Festival
WINNER: Director Rising Star-Asia Pacific International Film Awards
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Actor Category-Underwire Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-Underwire Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Drama-Van d’Or Independent Film Awards
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-Cornwall Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-Aesthetica Short Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-Clare Valley Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-Golden Egg Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-St Albans Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best International Film-Kerry Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-Alexandria Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Actress-Golden Egg Film Festival, Cancun
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film-Golden Egg Film Festival, Cancun
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Director of Photography-Golden Egg Film Festival, Cancun
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Short Film-Asia Pacific International Film Awards
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Fiction Film-Lets All Be Free Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Best Film, Audience Award-Norwich Film Festival

The film can now be viewed here: https://vimeo.com/132685610

Further details about Michael’s work as a writer director can be found on his production company website: www.mypicturesltd.com

Michael has recently played the role of Andy in the film ‘Death of England’ opposite Raif Spall and he has also played the fiancée of Emilia Fox in the film ‘Not Ever’.

He recently played the role of Dad in the video of ‘Read All About It’ the new single from MOBO award winner Professor Green.

Michael has recently recorded a Voice Over for ‘Days of Awe’ starring Maureen Lipman and Michael has also just completed filming ‘Damage’ where he played the role of Colin the abusive husband in a 30 minute drama about domestic violence, made by Junction 15 Productions who produced ‘Ben: Diary of a Heroin Addict’.