Michael Melamedoff

Michael is a producer and director, whose feature credits include WEAKNESS starring Bobby Cannavale, and the critically acclaimed midnight movie THE EXHIBITIONISTS, starring transgender icon Laverne Cox. Both films were acquired for worldwide distribution and are currently available on multiple platforms. In 2013, he produced the independent drama IN LIEU OF FLOWERS which toured festivals around the world and was acquired by GoDigital. His newest film, the documentary VICTORI, was recently acquired for worldwide distribution by Garden Thieves. Michael is currently the Head of Business Development at Dogfish Accelerator, the first incubator program for independent film.


Prior to joining Dogfish he was an inaugural classmate in Dogfish’s first Accelerator, working to relaunch college marketing company Range Life Entertainment. He also spent six years at Innovative Artists Talent & Literary Agency and two years at the world renowned Public Theater, and currently consults and produces for digital branding company Cowboy Bear Ninja. When not making movies Michael obsesses over his son, Milo, and his fantasy football, basketball and baseball teams. For Michael, there is no offseason.