Mel Piper writes and directs movies with heroines, monsters and music. Her fantasy feature projects ‘‘No Man’s Land’’ and ‘‘Komtess Bohemia’’ are WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Semifinalists. ‘‘No Man’s Land’’ was selected for the European Genre Forum 2018, received a Special Mention at Sitges Pitchbox, and is shortlisted for the JETS Fund (Junior Entertainment Talent Slate). The spin-off short ‘‘Shadow Players’’, currently in production (DoP: Bella Halben), is a ScreenCraft Film Fund finalist and named ‘Hot Film in the Making’ by From The Heart Productions. In 2019 she was selected for the Talent Lab at Reykjavík International Film Festival. She divides her time between Hamburg and Provence; a member of the European Women's Audiovisual Network and International Screenwriters' Association.
Vanessa Pietras (Unverzagt Von Have)