Underground Film Journal

Michael Mongillo

Michael Mongillo co-founded and co-ran the New Haven Underground Film Festival between 2004-07 with Todd Dzicek. On his own, Mongillo has directed several short and feature length films, including the award-winning Being Michael Madsen.


Being Michael Madsen (2007)
Welcome to Earth (2005)
Silent Hill: The Unauthorized Trailer (2004)
A Love Letter to Steve McQueen (2002)
The Wind (2001)


Being Michael Madsen

Being Michael Madsen isn’t really about its star actor Michael Madsen, but director Michael Mongillo makes a compelling case against fame.