Mike Lars White began writing for TV commercials after winning an award for a coffee shop poster in Reno, Nevada. He then worked out of Warsaw, Poland—with his scripts translated into Polish—creating a series internationally recognized campaigns for IKEA, The Volunteer Center, and a European mosquito repellent. In his ad work, Mike has worked alongside such filmmakers as Pawel Edelman (The Pianist), Andrzej Fidyk (Defilada), and Nicola Pecorini (Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas). In 2014, Mike's directorial debut “Steve’s Problem” screened at festivals and venues throughout the country, including 3 Oscar®-qualifying fests and 2 "best narrative short" winsUpon its Vimeo release in 2015, BroBible.com dubbed it "The Best Short Film You'll Ever Watch About Taking A Piss." Mike's latest project, The Rick and Stanley Show, screened at Atlanta Film Festival's Episodic Showcase in April 2018. Check it out HERE.