a short film directed by Noah Wagner & written by Michael Koehler Winner of Best Dramatic Short at The 22nd Annual Sonoma International Film Festival Official Selection of Oscar Qualifying Cleveland International Film Festival
MICHAEL KOEHLER spent his childhood making home movies in East Africa. After earning a BFA in Film & TV Production from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, he spent a year in Southeast Asia doing relief and documentary work. He then returned to New York City, where he edited narrative, documentary, and non-profit film projects for four years. He currently works as a screenwriter and story consultant and he also runs Lights Film School, an online education environment for independent filmmakers around the world.
NOAH WAGNER is an award-winning director, writer and filmmaker, and a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.
His work has appeared on HBO, NBC, BBC, VIMEO STAFF PICKS and THE NEW YORKER, and has screened at Oscar-Qualifying film festivals and prominent AI companies worldwide.He’s also worked in varying capacities for – among others - THE DAILY SHOW, BBC, NICKELODEON, and HBO, where he spent close to a decade creating ancillary video, VR, and digital content across many platforms for docs, sports, and series such as WESTWORLD, SILICON VALLEY, BALLERS, and GAME OF THRONES.
He is currently in development with Michael on the feature-length adaptation of Watch Room.