Poetic genre short film Shadow Players is currently travelling the international festival circuit.

about mel

writer director Mel Piper

I am a ScreenCraft finalist, Stowe Story Lab Final Draft Fellowship finalist, two-time WeScreenplay Diverse Voices semifinalist and BlueCat quarter-finalist. As a director I was 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 I grew up in a German fairytale forest. Studied drama in New York City, film studies in London and never returned home. I am a member of WIFT and EWA.