Mike Wallace Is Here is a 2019 biographical documentary film, directed by Avi Belkin. The film is produced by John Battsek, Avi Belkin, Peggy Drexler, Chris Leggett, and Rafael Marmor, under the banner of Delirio Films, and Rock Paper Scissors Entertainment. The film's plot looks at the career of American journalist, Mike Wallace.
Film director Belkin wanted to do an interview with an American journalist, Mike Wallace. Belkin looked at the archived footage of Wallace, after going through the archive footage, he made a short presentation and showed to CBS News where they granted Belkin access to the all of Wallace's footage owned by CBS News. Belkin was provided with 1,400 hours of footage, where Billy McMillin and Belkin spent about a year to edit the film.
The film premiered on 27 January 2019 at 2019 Sundance Film Festival, where the film was nominated for Grand Jury Prize – Documentary. After the premiere film was nominated for Best Documentary at Sheffield, Docaviv, and Cleveland International Film Festival. The film has received favorable reviews from the film critics. Mike Wallace Is Here has grossed $255,075 As of August 2019.