Full name

Mike Greenberg

Title

Director / Director of Photography

Location

NYC / PHL

Biography

Mike Greenberg is an Emmy Nominated Director with strong DP and producing chops. He specializes in action/adventure and sports for documentary, unscripted and commercial production.

Equally versed in the creative and business sides of production, Mike is the Director and a Producer on YouTube Premiums' F2's Finding Football (8 x 22'), EP on Closed Course: Sarajevo (10 x 4' Verizon go90 ), Whistle Sports’ World Tour (12 x 4' Verizon go90).

In addition to commercial production he has a background developing, shooting and editing linear television for clients like Nat Geo, Discovery, VH1, Travel Channel and Food Network, he combines traditional production values with the skate creator aesthetic that interested him in filmmaking originally.

Prior to producing and directing, Mike worked as a freelance shooter and editor, shaping a quick cut flashy style that landed him his first TV Documentary, Snipers Inc with National Geographic at age 20.

Elsewhere
Awards
2019 Daytime Emmy Nominee , Best Travel or Adventure Series, Finding
Finding Football
2018 Best Sports Series Nominee , Streamy Awards
Finding Football
2018 Show of the Year Nominee , Streamy Awards
Finding Football
Experience

Freelance Director / DP + Producer

Konspiracy Studios

New York, NY · 8/2019 – Present

As a freelance Director and Director of Photography clients call upon Mike to utilize his technical expertise, international experience, tack sharp creative direction and deep network to bring series, documentaries and commercials to life in cinematic fashion.

Through his shingle, Konspiracy Studios Mike produces action/adventure, travel and sports content.

Director, Originals

Whistle Sports

New York, NY · 03/2018 – 8/2019

As Director, Originals for Whistle’s Studio team, Mike designed, assembled and implemented physical production plans, and drove creative and technical direction across slate of original programming for the best platforms and brands in Digital/OTT/AVOD.

Director + Producer – Finding Football (8x22') // YouTube Premium
1 Emmy Nomination, 2 Streamy Nominations

Development Producer – Benedict Men // Quibi
Created Sizzle Reel for deep dive sports documentary series produced by Whistle and Hock Films. Slated to launch Q1 2020

Director of Photography – 2019 Topgolf Tour Championship // Topgolf
6 camera tournament cover

Director of Photography – Exploring Esports S1

Senior Creative Producer

Whistle Sports

New York, NY · 09/2015 – 02/2018

Ideate, budget, produce, shoot and edit premium digital series:

Showrunner – Closed Course (10 x 4') // Verizon go90
Field Producer – Whistle Sports World Tour // Verizon go90
Field Producer – Hitting the Wall S1 (3 episodes) // Olympic Channel
Camera Operator – Global Games // Olympic Channel
Director of Photography // NASCAR Goes West 2016
Agency Producer, BTS Unit – World’s Longest Touchdown Catch // Pepsi/Papa John’s for Superbowl 50. Film produced by Devin Supertramp.

Producer, Production + Development

Alkemy X (f.k.a Shooters, Inc)

Philadelphia, PA · 05/2013 – 09/2015

Freelance Preditor/Shooter/Motion Graphics

Konspiracy Studios

· 03/2008 – 05/2013

Interactive Media Designer

MVI Post

Falls Church, VA · 11/2005 – 02/2008

Skills

Production, Editing, Premiere, After Effects, Budgeting, Cinematography, Development