Originally from Rio de Janeiro and based in New York, Michel Stolnicki is a writer, producer, director making feature films, documentaries and short films. A well versed creative producer with artistic instincts and pragmatic producing logic that delivers results in fiction and non-fiction work.
Some of his films have screened at Cannes Film Festival - Court Métrage, Aspen ShortFest, FantasticFest, Palm Springs, LA Film Fest, Miami Int'l Film Festival, New York Int'l Shorts, Urbanworld and many more. As a producer he won the DGA Student Latino Award with “Standing8” and as a director received the Silver Palm Award at the Mexico International Film Festival with "Stranded Fish”.
Michel Stolnicki has Bachelor's in Social Communication from Faculdade da Cidade, a post-graduate degree in Film & Television Business from Fundação Getulio Vargas and a Master in Fine Arts from Columbia University.