Mikayla Daniels

Mikayla Daniels

Filmmaker and Screenwriter

Spokane, Washington

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May 2015
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About Mikayla

Mikayla Daniels is an Alaskan born and raised writer and filmmaker. She holds her MFA in TV and Screenwriting from Stephens College and her BA in film from Eastern Washington University.

In 2018 her feature script “Wingman Lost” was chosen as an Athena List Finalist and she wrote an essay that has been published in the new book “When Women Wrote Hollywood”.

Mikayla is a regular contributor to the book reviews section of “The Journal of Screenwriting” and writes TV/Movie reviews and entertainment news for Netflixlife.com. She also is regularly invited to sit on film and writing panels and to judge and screen for film festivals worldwide.

Videos

Loglines

  • Escape The Midnight Sun

    Escape The Midnight Sun Drama Ali and Kay have graduated high school and are on a road trip through Alaska when they discover that they can't escape their past, no matter how far they go.

  • Wingman Lost

    Wingman Lost Drama A mother of four young children has lost her identity as a woman and enlists in Basic training to find herself, only to discover toxic masculinity and rape culture that she has to fight to gain justice for her Wingman.Athena List Finalist 2018. Inspired by actual events.

  • The Bloodening

    The Bloodening Animation 14 year old Kira discovers her periods giver her superpowers and now she has to deal with saving the world and her period!

Credits

  • Cam-Fusion

    Cam-Fusion (2016)
    Film (Short) Actress

  • Pieces OF Stacy

    Pieces OF Stacy (2015)
    Documentary Director

  • SnoreSomnia

    SnoreSomnia (2014)
    Film (short) Director/Writer/Editor

  • Lucky Devil

    Lucky Devil
    Music by QRM Wardrobe

Awards

  • Athena List- Finalist
    (2018)

  • Alaska International Film Awards - Finalist
    (2017)

  • Philadelphia Independent Film Awards - Best screenplay Nomination
    (2017)

  • NATAS Emmy Nomination
    (2016)

  • Reel Authors - Semi Finalist
    (2016)

  • Cannes Screenplay contest - Finalist
    (2016)

  • NATAS Emmy Nomination
    (2015)

  • NATAS EMMY
    (2015)

  • Excellence in Screenwriting
    (2015)

  • Excellence in Documentary Production
    (2015)

  • Gary Brown memorial Scholarship for Photojournalism
    (2014)

Education

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