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Michael Kirk (II)

Michael John Kirk (born November 6th, 1947) is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and has produced more than 200 national television programs. A former Nieman Fellow in Journalism at Harvard University, Kirk was the senior producer of Frontline from the series' inception in 1983 until the fall of 1987, when he created his own production ... See full bio »
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  Frontline (TV Series documentary) (producer - 65 episodes, 1988 - 2014) (senior producer - 8 episodes, 1984 - 2010) (executive producer - 2 episodes, 1999 - 2002)
- Losing Iraq (2014) ... (producer)
- United States of Secrets: Part One (2014) ... (producer)
- Cliffhanger (2013) ... (producer)
- Inside Obama's Presidency (2013) ... (producer)
 2008 Caring for Your Parents (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2002 Misunderstood Minds (TV Movie documentary) (producer - as Mike Kirk)
 1997 Sister Wendy in Conversation with Bill Moyers (TV Movie) (producer)
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 2008 Caring for Your Parents (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Misunderstood Minds (TV Movie documentary) (as Mike Kirk)
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  Frontline (TV Series documentary) (12 episodes, 2011 - 2014) (writer - 30 episodes, 1995 - 2010) (written by - 7 episodes, 2007 - 2009)
- Losing Iraq (2014)
- Cliffhanger (2013)
 2008 Caring for Your Parents (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
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 1996 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- Does America Still Work? (1996) ... (special thanks - as Mike Kirk)
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 2009 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
- Episode dated 16 February 2009 (2009) ... Himself

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Other Works:

At KCTS-TV in Seattle, his documentary work included contributions to the PBS series "Enterprise" ("Boeing Vs. the World") and stand alone programs such as "Backstreets," an examination of the mental health system in the state of Washington, "Do I Look Like I Want to Die?" a look at nuclear safety, and "Mt. St. Helens: Why They... See more »

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Mike Kirk

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