Michael Mierendorf
369 Montezuma, Suite 335
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501

5611 Emile St.
Omaha, NE 68106

402 614 7935 Phone
mieren@concentric.net


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Professional Experience:

MIERENDORF PRODUCTIONS, INC.
1988-
Present

 

PRODUCER/DIRECTOR/WRITER
  • Hallmark Entertainment
  • Home Box Office (HBO)
  • ABC Turning Point
  • PBS Frontline
  • CONSULTANT/WRITER
  • Television drama

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY
2007-Present

PROJECT DIRECTOR: THE RUTGERS REPORT
                                   A PUBLIC AFFAIRS DOCUMENTARY FILM SERIES

 

ZAYAS HENDRICK MEDIAWORKS
2007-Present

PRODUCER/DIRECTOR

WCCO TELEVISION
Minneapolis, MN
1984-88
PRODUCER: PUBLIC AFFAIRS/MOORE REPORT

All areas of documentary production: research and development of story ideas, filming strategies, writing and editing. Formulated budgets, managed and directed crews, on-camera talent and narration. Advised and consulted on other project ideas and execution. Selected and supervised interns.

1983-85 PRODUCER: INVESTIGATIVE UNIT

Produced investigative reports.

1981-83 PRODUCER/PHOTOGRAPHER: SPECIAL PROJECTS UNIT

Responsible for photography and editing of series documentaries. Co-produced with reporter.

1979-81 GENERAL ASSIGNMENT NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER/EDITOR

Assignments included feature, spot and news photography and editing.

WOWT TELEVISION
Omaha, NE
1977-79

REPORTER/PHOTOGRAPHER

General news assignments. Some on-camera work. Produced short documentary pieces, film and video.


Education: Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas.
BA in Psychology 1975.
Minor fields of study in film, television and theater.

Professional Memberships:
  • International Documentary Association
  • Writer's Guild of America
  • Society of Professional Journalists
  • Investigative Reporters and Editors
  • Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
  • American Film and Video Association

Foreign Experience: Russia, Vietnam, Europe, Africa, French Polynesia


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Available upon request

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