The Problem With ApuUnited States, 2017 : Canadian Premiere
In The Problem with Apu, South Asian-American comedian Hari Kondabolu confronts his long-standing “nemesis” Apu Nahasapeemapetilon – better known as the Indian convenience store owner on The Simpsons. Featuring Utkarsh Ambudkar, Aziz Ansari, W. Kamau Bell, Samrat Chakrabarti, Shilpa Davé, Noureen DeWulf, Whoopi Goldberg and Dana Gould.
Michael is a director of narrative and documentary films. His past projects include WEAKNESS , THE EXHIBITIONISTS  and most recently, the branded digital series HEIRLOOM  for executive producer Kevin Kinsella (JERSEY BOYS). THE PROBLEM WITH APU is his latest film .
screened with a short film
This, My Favorite Mural
United States, 2017, 11 min, Director Michael ArcosAn amateur German female filmmaker becomes infatuated with a tire shop's mural. She decides to attempt to find the artist who painted the mural and makes her first documentary film.
Michele Armour (PGA)
Michael J. Cargill
Additional Editing by
David Ahuja - Amoeba Labs