Hausman Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Michael Hausman

Interviewed by: Richard Pearce

Michael Hausman is a Unit Production Manager, Assistant Director, and Producer of feature films and movies for television. Beginning his career in business working at Merrill Lynch, Hausman developed an interest in art and decided to become a painter and photographer.

Michael Hausman explains the importance of budgeting and his role between the director and the studio.

Hausman recollects how he built and demolished a location to keep a film on schedule.

He shares how he influenced Michael Moore to make documentaries and why he teaches.