Michael A. Pinckney

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Michael has written features, television pilots, and a variety of digital series. His feature film debut was distributed by Lionsgate and he has directed a variety of digital series from "Sole Kings" for BRIC TV and "Black Actress" for Issa Rae Productions He Co-Produced BET's Docu-Series "From The Bottom Up" and wrote and directed "The Trade" the... See full bio »

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The Trade Producer
Sole Kings Producer
Precious Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Broad City Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


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  Is It a Crime (first assistant director) (post-production)
  Russian Room (first assistant director) (post-production)
 2021 OUT/SIDE OF TIME (Short) (assistant director)
 2020 Equal Standard (first assistant director)
 2019 Outrageous Pumpkins (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- Outrageous Pumpkins (2019) ... (assistant director)
 2018 Life Through an Artist (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2018) ... (first assistant director)
 2018 The Russian Room (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2018 All These Small Moments (first assistant director - as Michael Pinckney)
 2017 Love Beats Rhymes (second second assistant director)
 2017 Dope Fiend (assistant director)
 2017 All Eyez on Me (second assistant director)
 2016 #Trending (Short) (assistant director)
 2016/III Untitled (Short) (assistant director)
 2016 Shankman's (assistant director) / (first assistant director)
  Broad City (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes, 2015) (assistant director - 1 episode, 2015)
- St. Mark's (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Citizen Ship (2015) ... (assistant director)
- The Matrix (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Wisdom Teeth (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- In Heat (2015) ... (first assistant director)
 2015/I We Are Still Here (first assistant director)
 2014/II Graduation (Short) (assistant director - as Michael Pinckney)
 2014 Mo'ne Davis: I Throw Like a Girl (Documentary short) (assistant director)
 2014 Top Five (first assistant director: summer shoot)
 2013 Oldboy (second assistant director)
 2011 Tower Heist (first assistant director: second unit)
 2011 S.W.A.T.: Firefight (Video) (second second assistant director - as Michael Pinckney)
 2011 Mama I Want to Sing (second second assistant director)
 2010 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Love Sick (2010) ... (second second assistant director)
- Abel & Willing (2010) ... (second second assistant director)
- Gods & Insects (2010) ... (second second assistant director)
- Delicate (2010) ... (second second assistant director)
 2009 The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll (second second assistant director)
 2009 Head Case (TV Series) (second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Talk to the List (2009) ... (second assistant director)
 2009/II Precious (second second assistant director - as Michael 'Boogie' Pinckney)
 2008 Miracle at St. Anna (second second assistant director: New York - as Michael 'Boogie' Pinckney)
 2008 Tennessee (first assistant director: second unit)
 2006 Hard Luck (Video) (second assistant director)
 2006 Inside Man (second second assistant director - as Michael 'Boogie' Pinckney)
 2005 All the Invisible Children (first assistant director - segment "Jesus Children of America")
 2005 Jesus Children of America (Short) (first assistant director)
 2005 Miracle's Boys (TV Mini Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Free Day (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Miracle's Song (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Who's to Blame? (2005) ... (first assistant director)
 2004 She Hate Me (second second assistant director)
 2002 25th Hour (second second assistant director - as Michael 'Boogie' Pinckney)
 2002 Jim Brown: All American (TV Movie documentary) (assistant director - as Michael 'Boogie' Pickney)
 2001 A Huey P. Newton Story (TV Movie documentary) (second assistant director - as Michael 'Boogie' Pinckney)
 2000 Bamboozled (second second assistant director - as Michael 'Boogie' Pinkney)
 2000 Citizen James (first assistant director)
 1999 The Best Man (assistant director)
 1999 Summer of Sam (additional second assistant director - as Michael 'Boogie' Pinckney)
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Michael 'Boogie' Pickney | Michael 'Boogie' Pinckney | Michael Pinckney | Michael 'Boogie' Pinkney | Michael Pinkney

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