Mika'Ela Fisher has worked for the Haute Couture house Max Dietl in Munich, having obtained her master's degree as a bespoke tailor. She showcased her work at the world master tailors' convention in Paris (Congrès Mondial des Maitres Tailleurs).
She posed as a model for French painters Boussignac and Hubert de Lartigue; and modeled for many years for the fashion houses Martin Margiela, Hermès John Galliano, among others.
After years in the fashion world, she tried her hand in acting, following the acting courses of Jack Waltzer and John Strasberg. Fisher's portrayal of Zak, a ruthless killer in Guillaume Canet's Tell No One , was critically acclaimed, especially in the U.S. media.
Die Tapferen Haende im Chaos der Zeit (Valiant hands in the chaos of time) is a biographical short film for which she is both director, producer and costume designer. This film was nominated in the categories best director and best soundtrack at the Maverick Movie Awards of 2013;and won The Silver Chris Award (Best of Art Division) at the Columbus International Film and Video Festival 2014. Victory's Short is her second short film as a director and producer. In her third film Männin (2015), inspired by Martin Luther's Bible, she plays the dual role of Adam and Eve.
Awards and Nominations
2012: best supporting actress at Maverick Movie Awards for The Naked Leading the Blind
2013: best actress at Northwest Ohio Independent Film Festival for The Naked Leading the Blind
2013: best director at Maverick Movie Awards for Die Tapferen Haende im Chaos der Zeit
2014: The Silver Chris Award (Best of Art Division) at the Columbus International Film and Video Festival for Die Tapferen Haende im Chaos der Zeit