Mikael Lypinski - Director
Mikael was born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden.
He graduated from the Directing Department of The Polish National Film School in Lódz, Poland.
Mikael has directed several fiction shorts, music videos and 200 commercials worldwide for major international brands such as Toyota, Coca-Cola, T-Mobile and IKEA, specializing in comedy spots with an emphasis on casting and performances. Mikael has an incredible work ethic and attention to detail.
"Desert Coffee" is Mikael's debut medium-length documentary. Filmed in the desert in California, it premiered at the Krakow Film Festival to major critical acclaim. "Desert Coffee" participated in the American Documentary Film Festival in Palm Springs and won a Gold Award at the Spotlight Documentary Film Awards 2018. The film has been acquired by several European TV broadcasters.
Mikael is a passionate photographer and ardent traveller. He divides his time between Stockholm and Warsaw.