Michael Attie

Program Director, Film
Associate Professor, Film

MFA, Stanford University
BA, Vassar College

Contact Info

Film & Video

Terra Hall 1201B

(215) 717-6558

Mike Attie is an award-winning filmmaker whose films have screened at major international film festivals including CPH:DOX, Hot Docs, San Francisco and Sundance. He is a professor of film and the Film program director. 

Still from "Abortion Hotline, This is Lisa"

Attie’s feature documentary In Country had its world premiere at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival and international premiere at Hot Docs in Toronto. The film was supported by the Sundance Documentary Film Program, IFP and the Points North Institute. His 2020 short documentary film Abortion Helpline, This is Lisa played at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, won the grand jury award at AFI Docs and was a nominee for the 2020 International Documentary Association Award. 

Attie’s latest film The Field Trip will be premiering at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival and released by the New York Times as part of their OpDocs Series.