Mike Christie

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Mike is a British director with a reputation for bold and striking films and television. Principally, his work for BBC, Channel 4 and Sky has been in specialist factual and arts programming, but he’s also defined a genre of spectacular action sports filmmaking uniquely as his own.

From 2017 to 2019 Mike has made landmark feature-length documentaries for Sky Arts Suede: The Insatiable Ones, New Order: Decades and Hansa Studios: By The Wall 1976-90, as well as streamed action series The Road To Gymkhana Grid.

His eclectic body of work includes these acclaimed sports films - such as Jump LondonConcrete Circus and Inside Incredible Athletes - alongside series for Channel 4 including The Secret Life Of Buildings and the award-winning Body Talk. His work for the BBC includes the series The Art Of ChinaDarcey's Ballet HeroesSir Alex Ferguson: Secrets of SuccessLives Less Ordinary, and Little Britain Down Under.

He’s also responsible for commercials and content for agencies including DDB, AMVBBDO, Publicis and Universal McCann, and films for the London 2012 Ceremonies and major brands including Red Bull and Apple.

Mike's own website