Mike Lerner

Producer, Writer, Director

Producer, Writer, Director


Mike Lerner is a producer and writer, known for Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer (2013), The Square (2013) and Hell and Back Again (2011).
Awards
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 10 nominations.

Known For


The Square
The Square
Producer (2013)
Hell and Back Again
Hell and Back Again
Producer (2011)
The Russian Woodpecker
The Russian Woodpecker
Producer (2015)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerDreadtown
(Documentary) (producer) (post-production)
ProducerUnmasking Jihadi John: Anatomy of a Terrorist
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2019
ProducerThe Hunt for Jihadi John
(TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
2019
ProducerEnd of Truth
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2019
ProducerThe Great Hack
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2019
ProducerThe Kleptocrats
(Documentary) (producer)
2018
ProducerDoc World
(TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode) - The Departure (2018) ... (executive producer)
2018
ProducerThe Man Behind the Microphone
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2017
ProducerHermanos/Siblings
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2017
ProducerThe Departure
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2017/I
ProducerThe Negotiators
(Documentary) (producer)
2016
ProducerAshley Madison: Sex, Lies & Cyber Attacks
(TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
2016
ProducerBorn to Be Free
(Documentary) (producer)
2016
ProducerMachine of Human Dreams
(Documentary) (producer)
2016
ProducerJungle Sisters
(Documentary) (executive producer) / (producer)
2015
ProducerTierra Caliente
(Documentary) (producer)
2015/I
ProducerThe Russian Woodpecker
(Documentary) (producer)
2015
ProducerElephant's Dream
(Documentary) (co-producer)
2014
ProducerFirst to Fall
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2014
ProducerAl Jazeera English
(TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) - Witness (2014) ... (producer)
2014
ProducerThe Do Gooders
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2013
ProducerSmash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers
(Documentary) (producer)
2013
ProducerFirst Cut
(TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode) - Scientologists at War (2013) ... (executive producer)
2013
ProducerA Whole Lott More
(Documentary) (producer)
2013
ProducerPussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
(Documentary) (producer - produced by)
2013
ProducerThe Square
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2013
ProducerThe Visit
(Documentary) (producer)
2012/II
ProducerRafea: Solar Mama
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2012
ProducerIndependent Lens
(TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode) - Hell and Back Again (2012) ... (producer)
2012
ProducerWin a Baby
(TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
2012
ProducerUnderstanding Art: Impressionism
(TV Series) (producer - 4 episodes) - The Final Flourish (2011) ... (producer) - The Gang of Four (2011) ... (producer) - The Great Outdoors (2011) ... (producer) - Painting to the People (2011) ... (producer)
2011
ProducerHell and Back Again
(Documentary) (producer)
2011
ProducerSilencing the Song: An Afghan Fallen Star
(TV Short documentary) (producer)
2011
ProducerA Bipolar Expedition
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2010
ProducerAfghan Star
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2009
ProducerAmerica the Wright Way
(TV Series) (executive producer)
2008
ProducerSickert vs Sargent
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2007
ProducerToulouse-Lautrec: The Full Story
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2006
ProducerKazakhstan Swings
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2006
ProducerVincent: The Full Story
(TV Mini-Series documentary) (producer)
2004
ProducerThe Art Show
(TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode) - What Age Can You Start Being an Artist? (2004) ... (producer)
2004
ProducerGauguin: The Full Story
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2003
ProducerBeijing Swings
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2003
ProducerPicasso: Magic, Sex & Death
(TV Mini-Series documentary) (producer)
2001
ProducerWithout Walls
(TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes) - My Fair Hugh (1996) ... (producer) - The Ring Reduced (1995) ... (producer)
1995-1996
RoleTitleYear
WriterFirst Date
(Short) (story by)
2018/II
RoleTitleYear
DirectorSpécial investigation
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode) - Pussy Riots: Une prière punk (2014)
2014
DirectorPussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
(Documentary) (directed by)
2013
RoleTitleYear
ActorBlood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife
(TV Movie)
1987
RoleTitleYear
ComposerTara Oram's Christmas Carol
(TV Special)
2008
RoleTitleYear
ThanksOne Note at a Time
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2016
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Seventh Art
(TV Series) Self - Issue 14 (2013) ... Self
2013
SelfThe Daily Show with Trevor Noah
(TV Series) Self - Mike Lerner & Maxim Pozdorovkin (2013) ... Self
2013
SelfDoc Talk
(TV Series) Self - Doc Talk Oscar Special 2012 (2012) ... Self
2012