Seminar Instructor: Producer Michael Tarzian
is a working Line Producer and an award-winning producer/director with over 15-years experience producing independent films, television, commercials and music videos. Michael has produced and/or line produced over 20 feature films, both domestically and abroad. Michael's films have won awards at the NY Film Festival, ShockerFest, Napa Film Festival and the Crested Butte Film Festival. As director of the feature film SCREECH OF THE DECAPITATED he garnered Honorable Mention at ShockerFest. Also as the UPM on the project, Michael had to match his creative vision with the numbers. One of Michael's early mentors was Ralph Winter, producer of the STAR TREK film series: X-MEN film series and FANTASTIC FOUR.