Mitchell Lazar

Director   |   Writer   |   Producer

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Born and raised in Toronto, Lazar started acting from age three in various commercials, TV, theatre and radio projects. This sparked his interest in film as he started to gravitate to behind the scenes work.

He is a graduate of New York University - Tisch School of the Arts where he studied Film and TV Production with a focus on directing.

Lazar’s first short film aired on Roger’s TV in Toronto. Marvin, his second short film, was accepted into nine film festivals winning three awards. His third short film The Spotter, played at eleven film festivals, while his most recent short film Father and Son, is currently doing a festival run.