Talent Guide

Mike De Caro

  • Discipline:Director, Producer
  • Program Year:CNN Docuseries Intensive 2021


After graduating in History at the University of Rome, Mike embraced Cinema and came to America where he studied Film at Columbia University. He directed and produced several narrative and documentary projects that had the privileged to screen in prestigious festivals like SXSW, Slamdance, Telluride, Aspen and more. Today Mike leads New Heritage Films, a production company and arts organization based in Harlem, focused in making projects about the empowerment of minorities and overcoming socioeconomic injustice in America.

Current Project

Driving the Green Book


An author and his young students take an enlightening road trip across America looking for locations once listed in The Negro Motorist Green Book while also discovering new spaces and facets of Black culture.