Mikel J. Wisler

Mikel Wisler

Stories by the River
Cinematographer, Director and Screenwriter

Boston, Massachusetts

Member Since:
April 2015
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About Mikel

Mikel J. Wisler (pronounced "Michael J. Whistler") is an award-winning filmmaker who has written, produced, and directed several short films that have played at festivals domestically and abroad, receiving nomination and awards. In 2012 he became a co-founder of Stories by the River and since 2010 has run the monthly River Film Forum.

Wisler also has produced and shot films for Stories by the River and has served as cinematographer and editor for many other projects in addition to working as a producer/director of web and television commercial projects. Born in Brazil, South America, where he spent most of his childhood, Wisler now lives on the south shore of Boston, Massachusetts.

Unique traits: Brazilian-born

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Credits

  • Parallel

    Parallel (2015)
    Film (short) by Stories by the River Director & Writer

  • Intrigue

    Intrigue (2015)
    Film (short) by Stories by the River Director & Writer

  • Playing with Ice

    Playing with Ice (2013)
    Film (short) by Stories by the River Director & Co-Writer

  • A Silent Universe

    A Silent Universe (2012)
    Film (short) by Stories by the River Director & Co-Writer

  • Stop

    Stop (2011)
    Film (short) by Runaway Pen Productions Director & Writer

  • Always Reaching

    Always Reaching (2009)
    Film (short) by Runaway Pen Productions Director & Co-Writer

  • Cold October

    Cold October (2008)
    Film (short) by Runaway Pen Productions Director & Co-Writer

  • Cellar Door

    Cellar Door (2007)
    Film (short) by Runaway Pen Productions Director & Co-Writer

Awards

  • Audience Favorite Regional Short Film at SENE Festival
    (2014)

  • Best New England Short Film at Boston Sci-fi Film Fest
    (2012)

  • The Precious Award at the Maverick Movie Awards
    (2011)

  • Best Short Film at the Vegas Media Xpo
    (2011)

  • Best Screenplay at Terror Film Festival
    (2009)

  • Cinephile Film Arts Grant
    (2007)

Education

  • Bethel College (Mishawaka, IN)
    (2000-2004)

  • Los Angeles Film Studies Center
    (2003-2003)

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