Michael A. Pinckney, the founder and managing director of
Black Noise Media, a full service production house based in New York City. He
got his start over twelve yeas ago under the tutelage of filmmaker Spike Lee and
soon after joined The Directorʼs Guild of America. He has over 10 years
experience as an assistant director on films and television series such as The
25th Hour, 7th Heaven, The Best Man, Law & Order, Inside Man and The
academy award nominated film Precious in which he was nominated for a DGA
award along with the director Lee Daniels as part of his directing team. He has
also worked as an assistant director on countless TV commercials for clients like
Coco Cola, McDonalds, Nike, Microsoft and Burger King. Mr. Pinckney has
directed short films, commercials, music videos and PSAʼs for clients like
Goodwill Industries, The NY GIANTS, Select Media, Youth Communications, Def
Jam and 4mm Games. He won an award for Excellence in Media from The Black
Menʼs Film Conference for his HIV film “The Candy Store” and toured the film
festival circuit with films from his short film collection. He made his feature film
debut with “Youʼre Nobody til somebody kills you”, a gritty crime thriller Executive
Produced by his mentor Spike Lee. He consistently speaks at high schools and
colleges which prompted him to start The Black Noise Foundation, the non-profit
arm for Black Noise Media as a tool to give back and help nurture young aspiring
filmmakers. Under Pinckneyʼs leadership Black Noise Media currently has a
wide range of film and television projects in various phases of development.

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