Michael Angelo Covino

Mike is a filmmaker and actor from New York. He produced Hunter Gather, which won a Special Jury Prize at SXSW and was nominated for the Cassavetes Award in 2017. He also produced Kicks, which premiered at Tribeca Film Festival and was released by Focus World in 2016, Keep in Touch, which he co-wrote and acted in, and Babysitter, SXSW 2015. In 2016 he was named to Moviemaker Magazine’s “25 Screenwriters to Watch” list. The Climb is his feature directorial debut based on the short film that premiered at the Sundance in 2018.