Michael Eaton, M.F.A.

Professor of Film

Michael Eaton is a filmmaker with thirty years of film industry experience in all aspects of narrative and documentary film making, commercials, corporate media, music videos, and web based content.  Michael has worked variously as a producer, director, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor and camera operator on literally hundreds of productions around the world, and is the founder of 5 Palms, a full service production company based in South Pasadena, California, where he lives with his wife and daughter.  His films include the documentaries Soul Searching, Let Justice Roll On, and the Case for Christ, a top download in its category on Netflix.


M.F.A., Visual Art, Azusa Pacific University
B.A., English/French, Whitworth University