Mike studied at Flinders University and completed an Honours degree in the Bachelor of Creative Arts in Screen Production. During ﬁrst three years, Mike developed his skills and interest in ﬁlm and directed short ﬁlms, documentaries and promotional material. It was during this time his interest in documentary work and interactions with clients was sparked.
During his Honours year, Mike wrote and directed a short ﬁlm called Caution, which won the Best Short Film at the university awards. He also directed and edited seven short documentaries for the Government.
After university Mike started a production company, Mixed Mediums, with a partner. Mixed Mediums mainly specialises in corporate work and has worked with clients such as SA Health, Lutheran Community Care, Alzheimer’s Australia, Active Aging Australia, Bunnings Warehouse, Sun Fresh Salads and Flinders University.
Mike directed the Epic Films short, Landscape Scene, and continues to write and direct his own ﬁlms.