開幕片導演:邁爾斯.莫古利斯科


邁爾斯.莫古利斯科 Miles Mogulescu

開幕片《工會女孩》導演


邁爾斯身兼多職,同時是製片、導演、律師、社運份子和作家。他在《工會女孩》中共同製作/執導,該片被提名奧斯卡最佳紀錄片。目前正在製作一部關於經典爵士和聲樂團-曼哈頓轉運站合唱團-的紀錄片。

曾任米高梅公司的資深副總裁,近年參與《進擊的鼓手》、《獨家腥聞》、《落日車神》、《花都教主柯蕾特》等影片的製作和發行。

邁爾斯的父親曾替馬丁路德金恩博士募款,跟他們家頗有私交。邁爾斯從小耳濡目染,受到金恩博士的啟發,一生致力於社會運動。大學期間就開始積極參與抗爭,近期在洛杉磯加州大學的論壇規劃關於健保單一保險人制度的議程,並籌辦「古巴製造」-南加州最大的當代古巴藝術展覽。

邁爾斯曾是赫芬頓郵報主要評論員,在十年內撰寫數百篇文章,目前是「我們的未來」與「共同夢想」獨立新聞網的定期撰稿人。


Miles Mogulescu is a producer/filmmaker,  entertainment attorney/business affairs executive, political activist, and writer.  He co-produced and co-directed Union Maids, a film about 3 women union organizers in Chicago in the 1930s and '40s, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Feature Documentary. He also produced Montana for HBO based on an original screenplay by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Larry McMurtry. At the time of the Gulf War, he and music executive Danny Goldberg produced a super-star music video and accompanying documentary with new lyrics to Give Peace a Chance written by Lenny Kravitz, Yoko Ono, and John Lennon's son, Sean. He is currently producing a documentary on the iconic vocal harmony group, The Manhattan Transfer.

Professionally, he is a former Senior V.P. at MGM. He has recently represented the production, financing and distribution of such films as the Oscar-winning Whiplash, Nightcrawler starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Drive starring Ryan Gosling, and Colette staring Keira Knightley, and negotiated the terms of a new company with director Robert Rodriquez to produce and finance a slate of films.

He has been a lifelong political activist since the age of 12 when his father helped raise money for Dr. Martin Luther King, who was a guest in his home several times. He will never forget the impression which that extraordinary man made on him, which helped lead to a lifelong commitment to social justice.

As a college student, he organized protests at the University of Chicago. More recently, he organized a program on single payer healthcare at the Take Back America Conference, a 2-day conference on Money in Politics at UCLA Law School, and “Made in Cuba”, the largest exhibition of contemporary Cuban art ever held in Southern California.

As a writer, he was a leading commentator for the Huffington Post for its first ten years, writing hundreds of articles, and is currently a regular online contributor to Our Future and Common Dreams.


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