Mel Piper writes and directs films and theatre concerning heroines, monsters and music. ScreenCraft finalist, Stowe Story Lab Final Draft Fellowship finalist, two-time WeScreenplay Diverse Voices semifinalist and BlueCat quarter-finalist. Selected for the European Genre Forum 2018, Reykjavík Talent Lab 2019 and the Works in Progress at Brussels Genre Film Market 2020. Operetta-fed by Silesian grandparents she grew up in a German fairytale forest. Studied drama in New York City, film studies in London and never returned home. Member of WIFT and EWA.
Reykjavík Talent Lab · 2019
European Genre Forum · 2018
Bachelor of Arts (hons) Film Studies with Arts Management · London Metropolitan University · 2006
Chris Vogler's masterclass · The Writer's Journey · 2015
Summer Program · American Academy of Dramatic Arts · New York · 2005
Foundation Course · Gaiety School of Acting · Dublin · 2003
Legal rep: Unverzagt Rechtsanwälte, Hamburg.
Screenplays are registered with the Writers Guild of America.