Set in 1965 New York City, Jew Boy is a blue-collar dark comedy about the schlubby, 'born victim' son of a Holocaust survivor who's befriended by the quarterback of a motley Bronx street football team.

based on the memoir by Alan Kaufman
produced by Michael Sládek, Mark Steele, Christopher Talbott
written & directed by Michael Sládek

Creative deck, rip reel, & screenplay available upon request
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A "boondocks-Gothic" tale of two sisters who, abandoned by every adult in their lives, undertake separate journeys aiming to solve the mystery of their mother's estrangement and their father's violent death.

based on the novel by Timothy Schaffert
editor Joseph Krings
produced by Michael Sládek, Mark Steele
executive producer Gill Holland
written & directed by Michael Sládek

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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

Concept video, series outline, & 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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