Michael Wiese, Author at Raindance

About Michael Wiese


Michael Wiese is a producer, director, author, and publisher. After producing the highly popular “Hardware Wars”, Wiese was an entertainment executive with Showtime and later Vice President of Vestron Video. He launched comedy lines with Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Crystal and over 300 other videos. He was responsible for creating video lines for National Geographic, Smithsonian, NOVA and PBS.

He oversees Michael Wiese Productions which publishes a line of over 200 professional filmmaking books, His books are used in the major motion picture studios and in over 800 film courses throughout the world. For over 38 years, he has presented filmmaking seminars for Kodak, The AFI, The International Film & TV Workshops and many others throughout the world. He recently released “personal sacred journey” documentaries, “The Sacred Sites of the Dalai Lamas”, “The Shaman and Ayahuasca” and “Talking With Spirits”. He lives in Cornwall England with his family