CREATIVITY WITH IMPACT

MIRANDUM PICTURES

MIRANDUM DOESN'T JUST MEAN "WONDER." IT WAS THE NAME USED IN ANCIENT TIMES FOR THOSE THINGS THAT COMPELLED WONDER SIMPLY BY BEING SEEN.  WHETHER WE'RE TELLING A CLIENT'S STORY, OR ONE OF OUR OWN, MIRANDUM PICTURES HONES IN ON THE MOMENTS AND DETAILS THAT BRING OUT THAT SPIRIT OF WONDER.

WATCH OUR REEL

FEATURED WORK

We shoot video all over the world, and sometimes in the sky.  Our 2015 reel gathers together a few highlights from our recent adventures.  From documentaries to music videos, from education campaigns to historical recreations - here is the Mirandum Pictures experience in 90 seconds.

REEL

TEAM

Mike Powell

Mike Powell is a writer/director and editor based in the greater Washington, DC area. He earned a master's degree in literature from Catholic University and worked for several years in education, both as a teacher and textbook author, but chiefly employs his writing skills as Mirandum Pictures' copywriter, developing concepts for branding videos. Past clients include city and county governments, colleges, humanitarian non-profits, publishing houses, industrial corporations, bloggers, artisans, and musicians.

 

Mike also frequently serves as director on Mirandum's video shoots, drawing on his fifteen years experience as a theatrical director. (In that time, he has served as director or consulting dramatist on 35 plays for regional colleges and schools.) Recent creative works include a ten-episode comedy webseries Fruitcake, a seven-chapter anthology horror film Haunt Collection, and a single-take experimental short film “The Arsonist” (winner of 5 awards at the DC 48 Hour Film Project, including Best Directing).

 

Mike currently lives in Front Royal, VA.

 

Colin Mason

Colin Mason is a photographer/filmmaker and human rights researcher from the Washington DC/Northern Virginia area.  Colin has shot and produced documentaries in Taiwan, the Philippines, Colombia, Peru, Hong Kong, Russia, Panama, Costa Rica, Mexico, and twice in China, where he went under cover to expose China’s one-child policy. Colin’s work was used as evidence in congressional affidavits and he has testified before members of Congress on multiple occasions.

 

Colin also traveled to Tanzania and Uganda with Evan Grae Davis, director of the award-winning documentary It’s A Girl, to conduct human rights research on women’s issues. Colin has been interviewed in The New York Times, NPR, the BBC, and numerous other television, radio, and other news outlets across the world.

 

At Mirandum Pictures, Colin's role is primarily visual: he is the company's main photographer and editor. He also composes music and has more than 15 years of sound design experience, which he brings to bear on many of Mirandum's projects.

 

Colin Mason lives and works out of Northern VA with his three sons.

 

 

Joseph Powell is animator/designer and actor from the Washington DC/Northern Virginia area.

 

With numerous awards for his work, both on screen and in print, and with over four million views on his animated series POP101, Joseph brings a wealth of creative experience that resonates with audiences.

 

After 13 years in the industry, Joseph continues to bring his messaging and design experience to a variety of for-profit and non-profit clients.

 

Joseph Powell lives and works out of Northern VA with his wife Elizabeth and their two daughters.

 

 

Joseph Powell

Contact Us

Mirandum Pictures has worked with clients of various sizes, in countries all over the world.  Whether you’re an indie band just toying with the idea of making a music video, or the head of a major non-profit with a detailed script, we’re ready to talk. Give us as broad or as detailed information as you wish on your project, and we'll get in touch.

 

We’re also interested in connecting with other filmmakers and artists -- don’t be shy and drop us a line at

 

corporate@mirandumpictures.com

Mirandum Pictures