michael greenspan



•   Official Selection Abu Dhabi Film Festival, New Horizons Competition, 2010

•   Official Selection Whistler Film Festival, Nominated for Best Canadian Feature, 2010

•   Official Selection Moscow Film Festival, 2011

•   Official Selection Shanghai International Film Festival 2011


•   Gold Special Jury Award, Eastman Kodak Scholarship Award Worldfest Houston, 2003 

•   Audience Choice Award, Temecula Valley International Film Festival, 2003

•   Best Cinematography, International Hollywood Student Film Festival, 2003

•   Best Narrative Student Short, 3rd Prize Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, 2003 

•   Shoestring Award, Rochester International Film Festival, 2003 

•   Nominated for Best Childrens Production and Best Male Performance, Austin Stout, Yorkton Short Film and Video Festival, 2003

•   Nominated for Best Short Film, Grinnell College Student Film Festival, 2003

•   Nominated for John F. Seitz Heritage Award for Outstanding Cinematography American Society of Cinematographers, 2003

•   Official Selection Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films, 2004

•   Official Selection Milwaukee International Film Festival, 2003

•   Official Selection St. Louis International Film Festival, 2003

•   Official Selection Newport Beach International Film Festival, 2003

•   Official Selection Pacific Palisades Film Festival, 2003

•   Official Selection Seh Suchte International Student Film Festival, 2003

•   Official Selection Flicker Film Festival, 2003


•   Best Cinematography, Canadian Society of Cinematographers, 2000

•   Official Selection Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival, 2000 

•   Official Selection Palm Springs International Short Film Festival Market, 2000


•   Best Student Short Film, TVO Telefest Awards, 1999

•   Honorable Mention (Best Comedy), TVO Telefest Awards, 1999

•   Best Performing Arts and Entertainment Award, CANPRO, 1999

•   Best Educational Program Award, CANPRO,1999

•   Official Selection Montreal World Student Film Festival, 1999


•   Canadian Film Center Student Screenplay Competition Festival Juror

•   Whistler Film Festival Live Action Short Juror 

•   The Hollywood International Student Film Festival Inspiration Award Recipient

•   The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television Apprenticeship Award

•   The Canadian Society of Cinematographers Recognition Award

•   The National Film Board of Canada Filmmakers Scholarship