Michael Kleiman (United States)

Michael Kleiman is a documentary filmmaker who has focused on films with social themes. He co-directed The Last Survivor, which was a MIPCOM pick for 2010 and Web, which premiered at the DOC NYC Film Festival where it won the Sundance Now Audience Award.

Kleiman’s film career initially began with stints at the documentary department at HBO, working with filmmakers Andrew Bujalski and Albert Maysles as an editor and crew member. In 2009 he worked in the editorial department at Beeswax as a post-production assistant.


  • The Last Survivor
  • Web

Doc Alliance Members

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