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Michael J. Werner

Los Angeles born Michael J. Werner is a long-time veteran of the movie sales business, with nearly 30 years experience in international film sales and consulting, specialising in the Asia-Pacific region. He joined Fortissimo Film Sales as an external consultant in 1995 and in 2000 became a partner in the company. Werner had a prior focus on big ... See full bio »

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Mysterious Skin
Mysterious Skin Producer
The Grandmaster
The Grandmaster Producer
Shortbus Producer
Party Monster
Party Monster Producer


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 2017 How to Talk to Girls at Parties (executive producer) (post-production)
 2015 Kampai! For the Love of Sake (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2013 Final Recipe (executive producer)
 2013 The Grandmaster (co-producer)
 2011 Tormented (executive producer)
 2010 Norwegian Wood (co-executive producer)
 2009 Face (executive producer)
 2009 Nymph (producer)
 2009 Against the Current (co-producer)
 2008 Disgrace (executive producer)
 2008 Laila's Birthday (executive producer)
 2008 Tokyo Sonata (executive producer)
 2007 Pleasure Factory (co-producer)
 2007 The Man from London (executive producer)
 2007 Ploy (co-producer)
 2007 The Home Song Stories (executive producer)
 2006 Ober (executive producer)
 2006 I Don't Want to Sleep Alone (executive producer)
 2006 Syndromes and a Century (executive producer)
 2006 Shortbus (executive producer)
 2006 Invisible Waves (executive producer) / (producer)
 2006 The Night Listener (co-producer)
 2004 Mysterious Skin (executive producer)
 2004 P.S. (executive producer - as Michael Werner)
 2003 Grimm (executive producer)
 2003 The Tulse Luper Suitcases: Antwerp (executive producer)
 2003 Last Life in the Universe (executive producer)
 2003 The Era of Vampires (executive producer)
 2003 16 Years of Alcohol (executive producer)
 2003 Party Monster (executive producer)
 2002 Springtime in a Small Town (executive producer)
 2002 Bear's Kiss (executive producer)
 2000 The Goddess of 1967 (executive producer)
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Michael Werner

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Co-founder, with Wouter Barendrecht, of "Fortissimo Films", in 1991.

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