Mike Seely

Berlin, Germany


I have two decades of professional experience with documentary film and documentary-style video productions as a cinematographer, producer, director and everything in between. As director of photography and all-around filmmaker, I collaborate with directors and producers on a wide range of independent documentaries, broadcast journalism, educational films, science videos, advocacy/social issue pieces, corporate/commercial, branded content, music videos and art projects. Outlets include: theatrical and festival release; international and domestic cable; public tv; museum installations; web and mobile.

Recent feature documentary DP credits include Hard Earned (prod. Kartemquin Films, Al Jazeera America broadcast 2015), Daughters of the Forest (dir Samantha Grant, PBS broadcast 2015) and Code: Debugging the Gender Gap (directed by Robin Hauser Reynolds - Tribeca 2015).

Films directed: Exiled (2016 - 35 min), The Most Distant Places (30min.), Subvertisers (25 min.), Hush (5 min), Radio Takeover (10 min), Nature's Blueprints (9 min.), Radio Grito (17 min.)