MITCHEL R. DUMLAO
After years in the Hollywood industry, Mitchel Dumlao
finally decided to start his
own company, LASAG
, to direct and produce content independently.
co-founded and is currently creating content for the popular online Bboy channel, Strife.tv
, and the street art brand, LA Street Art Gallery
Mitchel was a former Development Executive and Literary Manager at Chatrone, a production/management company that developed and produced comic books, animation, television, and feature films.
also took part in the 2008 Power of Diversity Producing Workshop for the Producers Guild of America
(PGA), developing a 1 hour TV drama with the help of industry elite and guild members.
In 2007, Mitchel
produced an award winning experimental short film, DJ:LA, with directer Jerry Chan, which was sold to Canal+ and Ouat Media for worldwide distribution.
In 2008, Mitchel
also produced a short film omnibus with 4 filmmakers called EAT, as well as a short action film called FALL NORTH in 2009.
Mitchel previously worked as a development executive for Zoom Entertainment alongside producer and former Miramax executive, Michael Zoumas.
In this capacity, Mitchel analyzed screenplays, searched for new filmmakers, developed projects with directors and writers while facilitating with the writing process, researched film ideas and social trends, maintained industry contacts, and wrote treatments and outlines for original concepts.
also assisted John Frank Rosenblum and Cindi Rice for Epic Level Entertainment
as a production coordinator on various projects, such as XOMBIE and DORKNESS RISING
In January 2006, Mitchel moved on to being an assistant for Michael Zoumas, who started his own production company called Zoom Entertainment and has a first-look producing deal with Rogue Pictures and Focus Features.
Mitchel graduated from University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) in 2005 with a BA in Film Studies.
In 2004, Mitchel
studied abroad in Adelaide, Australia and studied under their Screen (Film) Studies department.
short documentary, THE ART IGNORED, was nominated for awards at two film festivals around Australia.
In 2005, Mitchel
produced, edited, wrote, and directed the film SOUNDTRACK for the Reel Loud Film Festival at UCSB
, innovating the medium by synchronizing the images on screen with live sound from DJ's on stage.
On top of film, Mitchel also Dj's and has been for over 10 years.
has Performed at clubs, lounges, bars, private parties, music events, and Hip Hop shows in Australia, Mexico, and California.
currently Dj's for numerous events around Los Angeles with his
Dj group, THE COME UP CREW
, spinning Hip Hop, RnB, Reggae, Electro, and pretty much anything with a beat to dance to.