TANNER FILMS

Tanner Films has emerged as an exciting new production company that tackles difficult teenage issues such as peer pressure, bullying, and drunk driving. Tanner Films founder, Michael Tanner Cusumano born in Burbank, California. Is a 19 year old award winning film maker. He began making films since he was 12 years old and then started attending the New York Film Academy and USC SCA summer programs. Cusumano's first film, entitled Missing, was followed by the mystery-thriller Sage, which received Best Film Noir at the Burbank International Film Festival. In addition to his efforts at the NYFA and USC, Michael Tanner Cusumano studied film at his high school, Sierra Canyon School, and served as Festival Director of the schools annual film festival. Michael Tanner Cusumano is now attending Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University.

Tanner Films 2015 Reel

Tanner Films has emerged as an exciting new production company that tackles difficult social issues such as bullying, peer pressure, and drunk driving. Tanner Films believes that all media should provide a positive message to benefit and further society. Tanner Films founder, Tanner Cusumano, has repeatedly demonstrated his ability to communicate rich and complex tales through the medium of film. The 21-year-old director and producer began his filmmaking career when he was only 12 years old and his films have won numerous accolades at film festivals around the world, including the prestigious Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Phoenix Film Festival, and Beverly Hills Film Festival. Thus far in his career Cusumano has won 21 film festival awards for his work.