Michael Goldburg is an award-winning filmmaker who earned his M.F.A. at NYU's Graduate Film Program where his thesis film won a Warner Bros. Pictures Production Award and a Dean's Craft Award for Excellence. His horror-comedy short, "What's Eating Dad?," was named one of the Top 10 Horror Shorts of 2014, screened at over 50 film festivals, and won multiple awards. Michael also directed "Tragic Relief," a bleakly funny web series by writers from The Onion and Comedy Central, which was featured on Funny or Die. Michael is developing a feature-length version of his current short comedy, "Sure-Fire," as well as an adaptation of a darkly comic novel of suburban paranoia by the former book editor of "The Chicago Tribune."