About Fella Films
Thomas Michael founded Fella Films, and since 2005, the company has produced five feature films: Greg and Gentillon (Winner - DISCOVERY AWARD - 2005 Calgary Int’l Film Festival), released in Canada by Alliance Films; Hank and Mike, starring Joe Mantegna and Chris Klein (KARLOVY VARY INT’L FILM FESTIVAL), released theatrically by Magnolia Pictures in the U.S. and in Canada by eONE; Running Mates (Winner - BEST COMEDY at the Seattle True Independent Film Festival and nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award for BEST WRITING), starring legendary icon Henry Winkler; Backcountry (World premiere - 2014 TORONTO INT’L FILM FESTIVAL, SITGES, PALM SPRINGS, WHISTLER). Backcountry was released theatrically in the US by IFC Midnight, becoming their top performing film of 2015;, Nowhere (Winner – Best Lead Performance - Canadian Screen Awards); Marry Me This Christmas for Bounce TV; and Girl, starring Bella Thorne and Mickey Rourke, for UNIVERSAL PICTURES. Fella Films has three films slated for production in 2020. Deed, a western thriller; Out Late, a coming of age dramedy starring Ray Liotta; and The Baker, a dramatic thriller starring JK Simmons.