MATT BIRMAN

 

Born in Montreal and raised in New York, Matt is the son of two actors and has known only the worlds of stage and films his entire life. ‘a fish story’ marks his directorial feature film debut.

A proud member of both the Director’s Guild of America [2003] and the Director’s Guild of Canada [1996], he has participated in the making of over 150 films and 2,500 hours of episodic television in his capacities as an actor, stunt performer, stunt coordinator, and 2nd Unit Director.

He is most proud of his long working association with the legendary George A. Romero who he’s collaborated with since 2004.

Matt has directed and enjoyed working with Milla Jovovich, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Keith Carradine, Timothy Olyphant, and Peter Weller among many others.

He has homes in Los Angeles and Toronto.