Mike graduated from McGill University in 1994 with a BA in Film & Communications. He subsequently attended the Directing for Theatre, Video and Cinema program at the California Institute of the Arts. After relocating to Toronto, he met with Producer Shimmy Brandes, a former McGill classmate. Together they decided to collaborate to film the ambitious half-hour short Ashes To Ashes, Mike's first major directorial effort.

Mike now resides in San Francisco where he is collaborating with Ashes writer Shane Simmons on his next screenplay.

The crew:
Producer : Shimmy Brandes
Director : Mike Stamm
Writer : Shane Simmons
Director of Photography : Matt Uhry
Production Designer : Matt Evans
Editor : Joe Bini
Composer : Mark De Gli Antoni