Over the years Mike has logged a wide variety of helicopter filming experience. In addition to working with major motion picture producers he has filmed a tremendous number of television commercials and corporate promos with clients including Ford Motors, Coca Cola, Arctic Cat, AT&T, and others.
ABC, NBC, CBS, A&E, TBS, the Discovery Channel, the Weather Channel, and Animal Planet have all featured Carisch Helicopters footage on various exposes and news specials. Furthermore Mike has filmed a number of limited release films, commercials, public service announcements, and documentaries for non-published commercial, private, and government clientele.
Below is a chronologically organized selection of feature films which were filmed in part from the platform of a Carisch Helicopters aircraft. More recent feature films and documentaries yet to be released have been withheld from this list to protect all film rights prior to release.
Premieres May 2013 - 'North America'; Discovery Channel
Premiered January 2013 - 'Titans of the Ice Age': IMAX in 3D; Produced by D3D Cinema and Giant Screen Films
2013 - '2013 Arctic Cat'
2011 - 'America Revealed: Black Thunder Mine', PBS
2009 - BBC Presents: 'Yellowstone'
2006 - 'Secret Yellowstone', National Geographic
2006 - Warren Miller Presents: 'Off the Grid'
2004 - 'Wolverine: The Last Phantom', Scandinature Films USA
2003 - 'Ulve Sommer', Columbia Tristar and Nordisk Films
2000 - 'Puma: Legendary Lion of the Americas', Black Dog Films
1997 - 'The Horse Whisperer'
1996 - 'The Patriot', Buena Vista Films
1996 - NOVA Presents: 'Avalanche!'