Drama • Feature • 95 pages


Drama • Television (One-hour) • 62 pages

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Drama • Feature

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Melanie Schiele is an award-winning screenwriter, producer, and director from Brooklyn, New York. She is among only 32 pioneering MFA graduates of NYU Tisch Asia in Singapore, with film festival awards/premieres spanning Tribeca, Palm Springs, Atlanta, BAMcinemaFest, Traverse City, Bilbao, and Singapore. Her directorial debut DELILAH, BEFORE won the audience award for BEST SHORT FILM at the Tribeca Film Festival and her follow-up short film ROCKAWAY earned awards in writing, directing, and acting. Her feature drama script BUTTERFLY CHILDREN won the Grand Prize at Slamdance (out of 2500 entries) and has received over 30 accolades, including from Nicholl, PAGE, Sundance, American Zoetrope, and ScreenCraft. 


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