Michal Samir

Michal Samir

director, scriptwiter, producer

Michal was born in the Czech Republic, he studied at high school in Turnov where he actively participated in theatre. He has been living in London since the age of 18. He graduated in filmmaking at the prestigious Drama Center London where he specialized in the James Kemp acting method.

He worked as the actors supervision for the film Bez doteku. His first film Hany stands out as being made without any visible edits and was awarded at several international festivals. He wrote a screenplay for and was the co-director of the HBO co-production film Polednice (Noon witch) starring Anna Geislerová.

In his London production company Cuckoo Nest he is currently working on a British feature film, animated TV series for Netflix, ads and virtual reality films. During nights, for last three years he is writing a book that may or may not be published.