Michael Eric Hurtig is a New York based film director and producer. In 2017 he launched FLX Entertainment, focused on the production of immersive documentary and reality programming. Michael has a varied background in film and new media, having developed and produced short and long form projects for television, streaming and VR.
Beyond FLX Entertainment, Michael most recently completed work on SACRED (PBS) (Post-Production Supervisor, Associate Editor, Associate Producer), a feature-length, global documentary on the daily use of faith and spiritual practice in over 40 countries.
His work has appeared in documentaries and news programming on Public Television (Pioneers of Thirteen, PBS Newshour, Metrofocus). He is a Slifka Fellow at the Bernard L. Schwartz Center for Media, Public Policy and Education at Fordham University, and is the Managing Director of The Coterie, a music theater company based in New York City.