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Mike J. Marin (Navajo/Laguna Pueblo/Washo) is an award winning filmmaker who was born and raised in Oakland, CA. He has been a fan of movies, mainly horror and action, since he was very young. Mike is a self-taught artist, music producer, and filmmaker who sharpened his skills at Chicago's Columbia College, earning his BA in Film/Video. He began compiling stories of the supernatural in 2005 and began writing the screenplay to The Smudging in April 2015. The project went underway the following May and was completed in November 2015. Mike now resides in Los Angeles, CA and is currently working on more film projects. Mike’s documentary short film Cinema Red: Natives & Horror won First Place at the Indie Suspense Horror Sci-Fi Film Fest 2020 and his short documentary Unboxed: The Art of Action Figure Photography won Best Director at the Director’s Screen Awards 2020.
  • Director (7 Credits)
    Cinema Red: Full Native Horror2021
    Documentary
    Little Shots of Horror2021
    Documentary, Short
    Unboxed: The Art of Action Figure Photography2020
    Documentary
    Cinema Red: Natives & Horror2019
    Documentary
    Demon2019
    Short
    The Party's Downstairs2018
    Short
    The Smudging2015
    Feature
  • Producer (6 Credits)
    Cinema Red: Full Native Horror2021
    Documentary
    Unboxed: The Art of Action Figure Photography2020
    Documentary
    Cinema Red: Natives & Horror2019
    Documentary
    Demon2019
    Short
    The Party's Downstairs2018
    Short
    The Smudging2015
    Feature
  • Writer (4 Credits)
    Cinema Red: Natives & Horror2019
    Documentary
    Demon2019
    Short
    The Party's Downstairs2018
    Short
    The Smudging2015
    Feature
  • Acting (2 Credits)
    Cinema Red: Natives & Horror2019
    Documentary
    The Smudging2015
    Feature
College
Columbia College Chicago
Film & Video
20092011
Birth Date
November 2, 1971
Nickname
Mikey Bones
Birth City
Oakland, Ca
Current City
Los Angeles, Ca
Hometown
Oakland, Ca
Height
6'2"
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Native American
Eye Color
Brown
Zodiac Sign
Scorpio
Is a founding member of Without Rezervation, the first Native American rap group on the U.S., worked in Early Childhood Education for over 20 years.
"Simplicity is excellence." - Maryann Luedtke.
Gimme a camera and I'll tell you a story.
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