Michael Mandaville has worked for over 25 years as a top project manager in the Film and Media Industry. While working in film, writing countless screenplays, novels, and a couple of non-fiction books, Michael has taught children martial arts with Master Bryan Hawkins in West Los Angeles.
Michael is a bondable line producer and worked as a Risk Manager at the Motion Picture Bond Company. Michael has provided Computerized Scheduling and Budgeting on Movie Magic for clients including Paramount Pictures, Viacom, Bob Rafelson, Kushner-Locke Company, Mark Damon Worldwide and other companies.
Michael has also created training and education programs for young independent filmmakers at FilmmakingWithaCalculator.com.
He attended the BA program from Columbia College, received a BA from UCSB in Philosophy, and a Masters Degree in Professional Writing at USC.