Mike Jackson is an Emmy-nominated editor, and has cut documentaries for CBS, The History Channel, Knowledge, Vision, and APTN. He also cuts dramatic films, including the zombie feature Dead Rising: Watchtower for Legendary Pictures, and the pilot for MTX! for Disney XD, both directed by Zach Lipovsky.
Mike was nominated for an Emmy for his work on the CBS / History Channel documentary Beyond Top Secret, directed by Peter Klein. He has worked on a number of projects with him and the International Reporting Program at the UBC School of Journalism, most recently the multimedia project Cut, which won Best Video/Multimedia Feature from the Canadian Online Publishing Awards.
Mike is a frequent collaborator with director John Albanis, and has cut many of his projects, including his sci-fi short No-va, his Bravo dance videos Distemper and Methuselah, and his music videos for Nostalghia and the Wilderness of Manitoba.
Other notable projects he has cut include Dan Rather Reports: Greenscare, the comedy feature The Beast of Bottomless Lake, award-wining feature documentary Eco-Pirate: The Story of Paul Watson, Julia Ivanova's The Price of Heartache, Ayaa: A Hero's Journey, and Knowledge Network's Our First Voices, as well as a Leo-nominated episode of Food Network’s Glutton for Punishment.
Dance and Music
Mike also provides colour correction services. Along with colouring the projects he edits, he has most recently worked on the six-episode Vision series Ecstatic, and has coloured most of documentary filmmaker Julia Ivanova's projects, including the award-winning documentary Family Portrait in Black & White.
ABOUT STEAM POWERED FILMS
Steam Powered Films is the production company of director Mike Jackson. It was founded in 1999 with the help of Sam Dulmage, Peter New and Palle Hoffstein, as a home for their creative works. SPF also provides post-production services including editing, colour correction and visual effects.
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