Micaela has long pursued a career in storytelling. She has her BA in communications from The Evergreen State College and her MFA in Film and Television Production from the University of Southern California.
She has experience in many different aspects of production and is generally very passionate about the whole process from development to distribution. She is highly skilled at collaborative team building, problem solving, and project logistics. These skills, as well as a creative and keen understanding of story, garnered her an Award for Outstanding Achievement in producing at The First Look Film Festival, for her work on the short Nzara ’76.
Currently, Micaela is working on getting a young adult urban fantasy film series off the ground. She is looking to meet other filmmakers in the San Diego area as well as other connections through out the world.
Micaela strongly believes that the wonderful strength of our industry is in our ability to create collaboratively. She'd love to meet you and collaborate long into the future.
Name: Micaela Raelyn Colman
Lives in: San Diego, California
Occupation: Director, Filmmaker, Producer, Production Assistant, Production Coordinator, Production Designer, Screenwriter and Art Director
Unique traits: Micaela has the ability to see how each small piece fits a larger whole.
Television (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.
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Film (short) by Mandy Fabian (Comedy and Family) Production designer Maggie (Christine Lakin) has her pristine Christmas hijacked when her sexually liberated mother (Sharon Lawrence) brings her new boyfriend home to meet the family.
Surviving A Funeral
Film (short) by Neale Hemrajani (Comedy, Drama and Family) Miscellaneous Crew Surviving A Funeral is a family dramedy about a 26-year old music writer returning to his hometown for his grandfather's funeral. Through the course of the day's chaotic events, he struggles to reconnect with his hostile sister and despondent mother, all while trying to rediscover the place he once called home. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Jon Noble (Drama and History) Producer 1976. An unknown outbreak rips through the boarder between Zaire and Sudan. The responding team of doctors uncovers a deadly, horrific disease from which few survive. The doctors quickly find themselves caught between local culture and the extreme measures needed to stop the disease's spread. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Micaela Colman (Drama) Director, Writer Guilt is useless. Rue is struggling to find a way through her grief. The loss of Luke, her previous lover is dragging her into the depths. Rue enjoys feeling the weight of it as it pulls her under. The guilt is gone there, but it's only for as long as she can hold her breath. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Ryan Lipscomb (Drama) Production designer The paths of a group of college students and two uniform cops collide with tragic results. Inspired by Oscar Grant, Sean Bell, Danroy Henry and Amadou Diallo.
Film (short) by Paloma Martinez (Action, Crime and Drama) Set decorator Abducted by a Mexican cartel gang, 14-year-old Adán is pushed to make his first kill as an assassin. In order to prevent the murder of his family, Adán must decide to keep his own humanity or become a killer himself.
Film (short) by Erik Douglas (Comedy) Production designer, Actor An extreme work-a-holic computer programmer Paul Campbell learns how to endure with his irresponsible and inefficient out of work actor/model brother Sam. The pair embarks on a unique survival experience that will ultimately bring them closer as brothers. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Erik Howell (History, Thriller and War) Production designer, Costume designer With World War II weighing down and an Iron Guard ruling Romania, Traian Cociuba makes a choice that will forever decide the fate of him and his best friend, Elie.
Of Sand and Sea
Film (short) by Erik Howell (Drama) Sound department An old man on a beach tries to remember what he lived for, before he dies.
Prentice-N-Fury's Ice Cream Adventure
Film (short) by Steven Caple Jr. (Animation, Action, Adventure and Comedy) Sound department Prentice and Fury gamble their truck and their lives to make money in the one place ice cream trucks dare to go - Compton.
Process of Elimination
Film (short) by Steven Caple Jr. (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Production designer In this psychological thriller, Ethan decides to confront his deepest fear when he stands up to the man who murdered his wife. Only to find out the truth about her death and a secret that will trap him for as long as he lives.
Film (short) by Orlee-Rose Strauss (Biography and Drama) Actor
Film (short) by Nate Parker (Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Defected members of a futuristic army must destroy a machine that could aide in the destruction of mankind.
Faculty Award, Outstanding Achievement in Producing, FirstLook Film Festival
USC School of Cinematic Arts
The Evergreen State College (Olympia, WA)