Hey, I'm Michelle!
Los Angeles, California
Michelle Ehlen is a graduate of The Los Angeles Film School where she studied writing and directing. With a focus on comedy, much of her work satirizes gender, sexuality, stereotypes, and identity. She produced, wrote, directed, and acted in four award-winning feature films -- Butch Jamie, POP-U-larity!, Heterosexual Jill, and S&M Sally. Her latest film, S&M Sally, has screened in over 70 cities worldwide and won 8 awards including Best Feature from qFLIX Philadelphia and the Director’s Award from Out Film CT. She also freelances as an editor and has worked as a producer on three features for the Eating Out series on LOGO, and the dramedy Eat With Me. You can check out more about her work at www.BalletDiesel.com
Projects I'm Supporting
The Bachelorette Party
Six girlfriends go to a remote island for a bachelorette party, where they go from fighting off bad hangovers to fighting for their lives.
MOTHERSHIP, the documentary
A time capsule of millennial feminism taken from MOTHERSHIP, one of the few remaining women's festivals.
Agent of Change
A secret agent is on a mission to save the future of food, and as a transgender man, save humanity... one gender stereotype at a time.
When grief and laughter meet, the worst advice may be the best.