Mirella Muffarotto is a screenwriter, published author, law and economics coach to high school students. Inspired by her own life as a PhD summa cum laude uncool nerd and her students' experiences, she recently completed her first feature script BE YOU, loosely adapted from her YA. A family-friendly teen romantic dramedy, a feel-good story with a strong social message.
She's working on her next original Family film script based on a classic fairy tale.
BE YOU Family ⋄ Romance When high school is like a jungle of ruthless cliques, a movie-obsessed insecure girl must confront label whores, toxic jocks, desperate wannabes, and her own low self-image before she can find the courage to stand up to bullies and let herself be loved not only by the most popular guy on campus, she learns to love herself first.