A native of Los Angeles, Berkowitz graduated with honors from the nationally recognized Pitzer College; double major in philosophy and film. As a Director, Berkowitz cut his teeth on his first feature film, WILD IN BLUE. Distributed by Reel Suspects, Wild in Blue was the highest selling film in its tier. Berkowitz has been showcased on the cover of Movie Maker Magazine, Film Magazine and Playboy TV. Winner of Best film at San Tropez; Best Director and Best Actor at Madrid film festival.

In 2015 Matthew Produced “The Queen of Hollywood Blvd” starring Roger Guenveur Smith (Do the right Thing, American Gangster, He got Game), Michael Parks (Kill Bill 1&2, Django Unchained, Tusk).

In 2016 Matthew Berkowitz began production on his second directorial film A VIOLENT MAN; an MMA crime thriller starring Thomas Q. Jones, Isaac de Bankolé, Denise Richards, Chuck Liddell, and Bruce Davison. The film will premiere at Oldenburg Film Festival in September 2017 is set to be released in 2018.

Matthew has also directed many commercials and music videos for numerous companies including Converse, Sony Music, Diplo, TMWRK, Meundies, among many others





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