Set in 1965 New York City, Jew Boy is a dark comedy about the “born victim” son of a traumatized Holocaust survivor who, in his quest to save himself from the victim-abuser cycle, is befriended by the quarterback of a motley Bronx street football team. 

written & directed by Michael Sládek
based on the book by Alan Kaufman
executive producer Jonathan Gray
produced by Michael Sládek, Mark Steele

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Creative deck, screenplay, business plan available upon request
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Set in rural Nebraska and the Desert Southwest, The Phantom Limbs of the Rollow Sisters is a “boondocks-Gothic” tale of two young women who undertake separate journeys aiming to solve the mystery of their father’s violent death and their mother’s disappearance.

written & directed by Michael Sládek
based on the book by Timothy Schaffert
executive producer Gill Holland
produced by Michael Sládek, Mark Steele
casting directors Susan Shopmaker & Emily Fleischer
editor / co-producer Joseph Krings


official selection:
Hamptons Screenwriter Lab
IFP Film Week

Creative deck & screenplay available upon request.


 

An animated comedy series about a redneck hillbilly and an Orthodox Jew living as roommates in an uber-diverse section of Brooklyn.


created by Joseph Krings & Michael Sládek
character illustrations by Michael Sládek

Creative deck & scripts available upon request.



phantom limbs  

In the election summer of 2004, a Brooklyn punk band is on the road in a divided land where the smallest spark can unleash a violent American psyche.

written & directed by Michael Sládek

Screenplay available upon request.


 
A dark comedy about an uptight young man who inherits a bizarre karaoke bar run by his estranged, and totally deranged, father.

written & directed by Michael Sládek

Screenplay available upon request.


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