Alex P. Michaels and Sofia Plass want to unlocking imagination and creativity among youth and pitched their idea to have them create stories and make movies with their phones at Accelerate 2016.
Alex has established himself as the “Cleveland Cinema Czar” and is working with investors and sponsors on building a cinema industry based on the Hollywood studio system. He is also working on his first Screen Actors Guild production with Robyn Cohen. Alex’s production of “Out of Darkness: Cleveland” is a reboot of his TV series set and shot in Cleveland. He has cast a number of local actors in the series, including Sofia. The series kicked off with a fictional presidential candidate.