Melanie Schiele

Melanie Schiele

Independent Filmmaker

Director, screenwriter and producer in Brooklyn, New York

About Melanie

MELANIE SCHIELE is an award-winning filmmaker from Brooklyn, NY. She is among 32 pioneering MFA graduates of NYU Tisch Asia in Singapore, with awards and premieres spanning Tribeca, Palm Springs, Atlanta, BAMCinemaFest, Traverse City, Bilbao, and Singapore. Her festival debut DELILAH, BEFORE won the audience award for BEST SHORT FILM at the Tribeca Film Festival and her follow-up film ROCKAWAY earned multiple awards in screenwriting, directing, and acting. Her feature script BUTTERFLY CHILDREN won the Grand Prize at Slamdance and has received 23 additional screenplay competition accolades including Nicholl, Sundance, CineStory, American Zoetrope, and Script Pipeline.

Name: Melanie Schiele

Lives in: Brooklyn, New York

Company: Independent Filmmaker

Occupation: Director, Screenwriter and Producer


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