MIKE SHUM
Predator on the Reservation (2019)

Projects 3

Predator on the Reservation (2019)

In Predator on the Reservation, reporters investigate the decades-long failure to stop a government doctor accused of sexually abusing Native American boys for years, and examine how he moved from reservation to reservation despite warnings.

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Distribution: PBS Frontline and The Wall Street Journal

Role: Director of Photography

Halima (2018)

Halima, follows former refugee and Somali American model, Halima Aden, as she navigates her rise in a demanding New York fashion world and family expectations in the Midwest United States.

Distribution: Al Jazeera Witness

Roles: Co-Director, Producer, and Director of Photography

A Cold War Family Reunion (2018)

In A Cold War Family Reunion, a Native American tribe, called the Inupiat, on the edge of the Arctic plans an island reunion with Russian relatives after decades of separation by US-Russian politics.

Distribution: Al Jazeera Witness

Role: Director of Photography

Hondros (2017)

Hondros is a Tribeca Film Festival documentary that follows the life and work of famed photojournalist, Chris Hondros. The film was the recipient of the prestigious 2017 Audience Award at the festival.

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Distribution: Netflix

Roles: Producer and Director of Photography

Surviving an ISIS Massacre (2014)

Surviving an ISIS Massacre is a short documentary about Ali Hussein Kadhim, the only known survivor of the Camp Speicher in June 2014. The film was nominated for a 2015 National News and Documentary Emmy for Outstanding Interview.

Distribution: The New York Times

Roles: Co-Director, Reporter, and Director of Photography