Early adapter of Stage 32.
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
Past participant in Universal Studios Development Project
Writer for a Universal Studios affiliate production company.
Modern Movie Maker. Done everything in film production from grip to EP except for hair and make-up.
Presently filming POUR THE MUSIC and in post production of WHEN IT RAINS.
Published playwright and produced writer.
Name: Mike Chinea
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: Runway Ahead Productions
Occupation: Director, Producer and Screenwriter
Unique traits: Low tolerance for BS.
Film (Sci-Fi) Producer HH is a psychological low sci-fi (sci-chological) thriller that depicts the story of prisoners trapped in a mysterious facility run by a virtual cat head. To survive, they must help or hinder their partners, solve puzzles, and hopefully learn to trust each other to escape alive, all within 90 mins. Written by Bryan Ribeiro
Pour the Music
Film (Music) Producer When things can go wrong they will. Krees-E's ex-husband disappears the day she needs his signature on the deal that will save her struggling independent music label she starts on a voyage of discovery, danger and mischief.
When It Rains...
Film (Drama) Producer When Hollywood said NO, she said YES and guerrilla filmmaker Migdia Chinea, with her whatever-it-takes attitude, took on the arduous task of making the poignant period piece WHEN IT RAINS. Two years in the making, Migdia set the stage to carve out a piece of iconic Los Angeles post sexual revolution history. Her film revolves around actress/photographer Miranda Maar, her lovers, her friends, and their aspirations during two weeks of the worst rain storm in Hollywood 1976. Sometimes the rain may have seemed random. But in the midsts of their lives, they could make sense of it. It's just rain. When it rains... Written by Mike chinea, Consulting producer. Migdia Chinea, Director/writer/producer.
All Earthly Constraints
Film (Comedy, Drama and Sci-Fi) Producer Struggling screenwriter Emily, who works in a gelato shop, writes a screenplay about struggling screenwriter Emma, who works in a coffee shop, and is secretly a superheroine named Emmageddon.
Not Phillip and I
Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Producer Everyone has a way of dealing with grief. As does Sylvia, who has just lost her beloved pet. She is down on her luck, exhausted from failed dreams and a string of broken relationships. She returns home as most broken hearts do to find themselves again, and to try to heal. But she soon realizes that even her own home is slipping away from her. She finds some old family footage of a time when things were easier, which causes her to deal her current situation in a slightly different way than she had imagined. Written by Stacey Ann Shevlin and Nalini Sharma
Share with Me Your Brightest Colors
Film by Juan Diego Escobar Alzate (Drama) Producer A mystic film which questions what is it like to be a human through a nostalgic portray of a heartbroken girl that goes on a personal pilgrimage to a cabin in the woods in order to get to know herself, God and her solitude but soon she realizes she is darker than she thought. Written by Juan Escobar
The Prince of Old Havana
Film by Migdia Chinea (Drama) Producer, Production manager, Thanks Inspired by a real historical figure, this is the story of Yarini, a mysterious and powerful political broker and sexual merchant who dominates Havana in 1910. When Yarini falls for the President's wife, a mulatta who has loved him since childhood uses Afro-Cuban religion to get him back. But she is warned that she can't call upon the African saints to do harm because doing so can have dire consequences. Her plan backfires and she changes the course of events. Written by Frank Varela
When It Rains
Film by Migdia Chinea (Drama) Producer, Art department, Thanks Two weeks in Hollywood during torrential rains 1976 and the people who live there.
Red on Red
Film (short) by Migdia Chinea (Horror) Producer A catholic classics teacher believes she may be having an affair with Satan.
RV for Brownie
Film (short) by Mike Chinea (Documentary, Drama and Family) Producer, Director, Writer, Cinematographer Can we get one homeless person off the street?
Film (short) by Mike Chinea (Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Producer, Director A young women fights for survival in a post-apocalyptic world.
The Art Patron
Film (short) by Mike Chinea (Comedy) Producer, Director, Writer A young wealthy art patron goes on a quest to find the perfect painting to add to her collection. She searches throughout the city meeting various people on her journey. When she finds her painting, she instantly falls in love with it. After dreaming the painting is stolen from her, she finds the perfect safe place to keep the art work. Written by Anonymous
Happy Fliers S.O.A.K.
Film (short) by Larry M. Costales (Action and Comedy) Producer, Writer, Actor When Cappy, the owner of Happy Fliers School of Aeronautical Knowledge faces bankruptcy he concocts schemes to save the school. One scheme, his Top Gun Training brings in a madcap group of characters that drive Jay Mie, the real flight instructor bananas. Written by Anonymous
Television by Peter Engel (Comedy) Actor Six friends (4 Americans, a Brit and a German) are enrolled at "The American Academy of Paris" boarding school in Paris, France, which is run by a stuffy English principal. Written by Ian J. Ball <IJBall@aol.com>
The Making of '...And God Spoke'
Film by Arthur Borman (Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew A documentary on the making of a big budget Bible picture. This is a spoof that shows the inside action on a film set where everything that could possibly go wrong goes wrong. Written by Josh Pasnak <email@example.com>