NO MAN’S LAND by writer and director Mel Piper is selected for the European Genre Forum 2018. Mentors include Issa López (Tigers Are Not Afraid) and Aaron Moorhead (The Endless). The screenplay is a WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Semifinalist, featured on the Coverfly Red List 'Top Rated Fantasy Screenplays' and received a Special Mention at the Sitges Pitchbox 2018. At the beginning of 2019 Mel wrote the fantasy short SHADOW PLAYERS, which she plans to direct. She works closely with DoP Bella Halben and with film music composer Giorgio Giampà. She studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts New York and holds a degree in Film Studies from London Metropolitan University. She has worked in British TV and theatre and currently lives in Hamburg.
Vanessa Pietras (Unverzagt Von Have)