Michael Conti Productions, LLC.
Michael is an award-winning producer and director. He has years of production experience, with hundreds of productions to his credit. He spent nearly a decade in Hollywood honing his craft. He has worked at Paramount Studio, and with Hollywood elite ranging from James Franco to Peter Fonda, and from Alan Arkin to Bruce Dern. In business, Michael has produced and program managed for global leaders such as Intel and Mattel, and is now an internationally recognized filmmaker. His film "The Unruly Mystic: Saint Hildegard" premiered in Germany, and was screened by invitation at Harvard University and other prestigious venues.. His films are distributed globally by Amazon and iTunes, from Japan to Spain. Michael studied at The American Film Institute, the University of Colorado, and Colorado College. Since 2006, he has given back to the industry as a college lecturer. He also founded and worked with multiple film festivals and collaborations, such as serving as the Executive Director of The Shoot Out 24 Hour Filmmaking Festival in Boulder.
Crazy Wisdom Films under Michael Conti Productions LLC, explores the wellness and spiritual connection to creativity, nature and science. These films are carefully curated around each subject theme, and produced to find the insightful stories of today’s modern mystics, to explore and engage the viewers with an experiential journey through the visual craft of film. These inspiring documentaries focus on the older and also upcoming unruly mystics that walk among us. These nonfiction personal narrative films inspire audiences through the filmmaker’s eyes to the stories of people living their own lives as mystics, artists, theologians, thinkers and writers.
Events featuring Michael Conti
Wednesday, Oct 16
10:45AM - 11:30AM
Michael Conti will share details from his filmmaking experience of getting 50 theatrical screenings nationwide in one year without using a traditional distributor. Learn how to find your audience, determine the best venues, do social media marketing that is more organic than paid, and monetize your efforts through third party ticketing and split box office revenues. Find the ideal partners to help with promotion, and see your dream on the silver screen, too!