Michael R. Ciminna is a filmmaker who grew up in Branford, Connecticut. Michael knew he wanted to be a part of the magic of movie making since high school, and studied film production in college. In 2016, he moved to Atlanta, GA to pursue his dream with a career in film production, and has been working as a Production Assistant / Assistant Director on major films and TV shows for the last 7 years. Michael has also worked on many independent film projects as an Editor, AD, and Director.
"By The Campfire" is Michael's first written & directed short film. He continues to write and create future independent projects, while still working full time in the industry. Michael uses the tools and lessons he's learned on set, along with his life experiences and studying of other films, to continue to grow as a filmmaker.