Creative Team



Stern Pictures was founded by Mike Stern Sterzynski in 2010. Over the past 10 years, Stern Pictures has built up a portfolio of feature and short films that have won significant awards and been nominated at numerous international festivals. Stern Pictures produces and co-produces various film genres, often collaborating with both well-established and young rising talent.

Mike Stern Sterzynski is an award-winning Director of Photography with over 15 years’ experience in the film and television industry. For his achievements in cinematography, Mike was awarded the American Movie Award, the Boston Film Festival Award, the Los Angeles Movie Award, the Euro Film Festival Award, and the LA Film Fest. His latest movie, “Thou Shalt Not Hate,” was premiered at the 35th International Critics Week in Venice and the 77th VENICE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL