Mischa champions original and authentic stories in film, television, and virtual reality. Originally from Missoula, Montana, she earned a BA from the University of Arizona in Creative Writing and a MA in Filmmaking from the London Film School. She has worked on over thirty-five feature films and nine VR pieces. Her work has premiered at Sundance, SXSW, the Cartoon Network/Adult Swim, TIFF, SIFF, and AFI. Some of the projects she’s produced include ‘The Off Hours’, ‘Little Potato’, ‘MOPZ’ and ‘The Immortal Augustus Gladstone’. She was a producer on ‘East of the Mountains’ and has recently completed principal photography on ‘Potato Dreams of America’ which will premiere at SXSW in March of 2021, as one of eight films in competition in the feature narrative section.
Mischa wrote and directed the short film ‘The Hero Pose’ which screened at over a hundred festivals and won dozens of awards. She has also written and directed several other short films including ‘Kill Cash Cow Kill’ and ‘Slow Moving Houses’.