A Seat at the Table
is a co-production of
Talkingstick Pictures
and Screenifest Destiny. 


Conceived and created by Michael Wohl, an award-winning filmmaker with more than 15 years of experience producing, directing, and editing films, His work has played around the world, winning dozens of awards at film festivals and competitions.

Michael is the recent author of The 360° Video Handbook, a comprehensive how-to guidebook on creating 360° video for virtual reality (VR) applications.

Michael is probably best known for his role as one of the original designers of Apple’s Emmy Award-winning film editing software Final Cut Pro.

Michael has written twelve books on post production techniques and storytelling using film. He also has hundreds of hours of online video tutorials at AskVideo.com

Considered one of the world’s leading experts on digital filmmaking technology, Michael has been invited to speak at conferences and film festivals worldwide including the Sundance Film Festival, South by Southwest, Cinequest, NAB, IBC, DV Expo, Interbee Japan, Macworld Paris, and many others.

Michael has taught courses or seminars at many universities including The American Film Institute, USC, New York Film Academy, and he served as a lecturer for 5 years at UCLA’s School of Theater, Film & Television, teaching film production and editing.