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Bret Miller is a Detroit filmmaker. He has directed two feature films: Some Are Born, and Chasing The Star. His short film Red Skies premiered at the Umbertidead Film Festival in Italy, and has screened in Paris, Los Angeles, and even Transylvania. It also screened locally at the Capital City Film Festival, Desmond District Demons, and the world-renowned Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival. It won the award for Best Scare at the Bloodstained Indie Horror Festival and Best Short Film at ArtPrize 9, the largest-attended art festival in the country. 

Bret has worked as a 1st Assistant Director on three feature films, and several other short films and commercials.

His script, Alone in Black, was optioned to Hideout Pictures in Nashville, TN July of 2017. The Garden was optioned by Dune Grass Pictures in 2018.

He has directed spots for Chevrolet, the Associated General Contractors, LaVida Massage, First Step to Care, and the Muskegon Lumberjack Hockey Organization, among others.


Bret is represented by Nick Stachurski at The Eightfold Collective and Jason Ferguson at Conduction Pictures.