Michael Fleischer

Production Designer

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Below the Line

Assistant: Holly Cook

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Born in Canada, Michael has been based in the UK since 1991.  He finished his studies at the Central St. Martins College of Art and Design with post graduate schooling at the National Film and Television School in Beaconsfield.

Previous to film and television art direction and design Michael worked for ten years as a freelance set and costume designer and assistant in the theatre working for such companies as The National Theatre and The Royal Shakespeare Company.

Fluent in English, French and Hungarian Michael has worked internationally for decades in various countries including the UK, France, Belgium, Tunisia, Thailand, Italy, Spain and Hungary on projects spanning from stage to feature film and episodic television. Michael’s current work can be seen on the CBC Television Drama, X COMPANY and the soon to be released premier of THE LAST DRAGONSLAYER for Sky Television.

Drama

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HURRICANE: SQUADRON 303
WW2 PERIOD FEATURE FILM

Prospect 3 Limited

Dir: David Blair
Prods: Krystian Kozlowski, Mathew Whyte
As Production Designer

THE LAST DRAGONSLAYER
FANTASY DRAMA

Sky Television/ Blueprint Pictures

Dir: Jamie Stone
Prods: Peter Czernin, Laura Hastings-Smith, Celia Duval

As Production Designer

JOY DIVISION
PERIOD FEATURE FILM

Joy Division Films/ Dreamtool Entertainment

Dir: Reg Traviss
Prods: Ildiko Kemeny, Lazslo Sipos

As Production Designer, filmed in Hungary

X-COMPANY
SEASONS 1,2 & 3
PERIOD TELEVISION DRAMA

Temple Street/ CBC Drama

Dirs: Jamie Stone, Grant Harvey, Amanda Tapping, Paolo Barzman,

Exec Prods: Mark Ellis, Stephanie Morgenstern, John Calvert, Ivan Schneeberg, David Fortier, Kerry Appleyard, Bill Haber

As Production Designer, filmed in Hungary

GOSPEL OF JUDAS

National Geographic Films

Dir: James Barret
Prods: Cheryl Zook, Andrea Cornwell

As Production Designer, filmed in Tunisia

HOTEL BABYLON SEASONS 2 & 3

Carnival Films/ BBC1

Dirs: Andy Hay, Paul Whittington
Prods: Gareth Neame, Christopher Aird, Matthew Patnick

As Production Designer

THE BORGIAS

Showtime

Dir: Neil Jordan
Prods: Karen Richards, James Flynn
Production Designer: Jonathan McKinstry
S.A Director: Adam O'Neill

As Art Director, filmed in Hungary

FLEMING

Sky Television

Dir: Matt Whitecross
Prods: Paul Sarony, Sarah Curtis, Ildiko Kemeny
Production Designer: Sophie Becher

As Supervising Art Director, filmed in Hungary

WALKING ON SUNSHINE

Vertigo Films

Dirs: Max Giwa, Dania Pasquini
Prods: Caroline Levy, James Richardson
Production Designer: Sophie Becher

As Supervising Art Director, filmed in UK and Italy

DUNKIRK

BBC

Dir: Alex Holmes
Prods: Rob Warr Martell
Production Designer: Maurice Cain

As Supervising Art Director

RESISTANCE

Big Rich Films

Dir: Amit Gupta
Prods: Richard Holmes, Amanda Faber
Production Designer: Adrian Smith

As Supervising Art Director, Filmed in UK & Wales

AUF WIEDERSEHN PET

BBC

Dir: Sandy Johnson
Prods: Matthew Patnick, Joy Spink
Production Designer: Adrian Smith

As Supervising Art Director

WHATEVER IT TAKES

ITV/ 20/20 Television

Dir: Andy Hay
Prods: Nick Pitt, Dominic Barlow

As Production Designer

LOUNGE ACT

BBC

Dir: Gareth Love
Prod: Teun Hilte

As Production Designer, Animation

Commercials

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AMBI PUR

Nexus Productions

Dir: Jim Lefevre