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Douglas Mueller is a director of narrative and documentary films. His first feature Repatriation is in the final stages of post-production and features a solid cast an ensemble film. His visual style can be seen in Prairie Love (Sundance '11, Film Movement Distr.), where he storyboarded and production designed the frigid, almost-fantasy world; or his award winning short film Four Corners  (Periphery Project LLC, Distr.) set in the dusty isolation of the desert.


Doug's first feature documentary is a part of the Fiscal Sponsorship at the San Francisco Film Society, documenting the historic Carmel Mission Basilica restoration.

In 2011 his short 16mm experimental documentary about a baroque keyboard tuner,
Carey Beebe,  Intermezzo 1 premiered at the Academy Accredited, Nashville Film Festival- his short documentary Dan, Tom and Ray- a silent film about family excavation project- screened at a number film festivals for children in California and the mid-west.

Doug actively produces commercial works and internet films- he and his wife were $1,000 winners of the Trend Micro video contest. Mueller was Production Designer for the 2010 thriller
The Truth, distributed by Maverick Entertainment Group.

Studying for his BA in film at CSUMB, he developed a documentary The BBC; 2002, which won the '2003 Edgar Kennedy Award for Arts, Culture, Humanities, Performance Event under the Volunteer/Student Category' as well as 'Monterey's Best Freedom of Expression under the Volunteer/Student Category.'