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Hey, I'm Mikaela!

Madrid, Community of Madrid

Mikaela is a writer-director currently living in Madrid, Spain. She studied film production in Los Angeles and the University of Hawaii where she interned on the set of “Lost.” Mikaela has been living and working in Spain since 2010. Her first short film was shot in Málaga (Escamas 2012) and participated in the Festival of Experimental Film in Madrid. Her second short film (Hesed, 2014) was shot in Madrid and was selected in several film festivals in Spain. In 2015 she finished her Masters in screenwriting for film and television at the University Carlos III in Madrid, completing her degree internship at Morena Films.

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Becoming Incurable

Sacramento • Documentary

A filmmaker captures the struggles, triumphs, and every day lives of three individuals living with severe chronic, incurable illnesses.

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Los Angeles • Drama, Action

A rising MMA star hides her refugee status from her small American town, and the world.

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Ahma in the Bardo

Los Angeles • Drama, Foreign Film

Unable to attend her grandma’s funeral, a young Singaporean girl new to America searches for her Ahma’s soul and finds it in her pet turtle.

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This World Alone

Atlanta • Drama, Sci-Fi

An independent feature film about three women living in seclusion following a cataclysmic event that left the Earth without technology.

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New York • Comedy

The (mostly) true story of a couple who begin the emotional, difficult and surprisingly ridiculous journey of adopting a baby.

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Madrid • Drama, Foreign Film

There are millions of human slaves in the world- Vera is just one more. Hay milliones de esclavos en este mundo-Vera es solo una más.

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Made Public

Los Angeles • Comedy, Shorts Program

A fast-paced, poignant comedy about a groom whose reservations about marriage go viral on the eve of his wedding. *2017 Emergence Winner*

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Junie & Frank

New York • Comedy, Family

Frank's granddaughter, Junie, won't answer his calls. So he fibs a little.

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Tales From the Dancing Maenads

Austin • Thriller, Drama

An anthology series of short films exploring female archetypes in vintage style.

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Denton • Horror

A curious young girl discovers that the reserved boy down the street is not what he seems.

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New York • Action, Drama

Showtime follows Darius & his brother who dance on NYC trains to earn honest money, when an opportunity comes, Darius's loyalty is tested.

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New York • Drama, Comedy

Fizzle, a play by Gilbert Girion, is now being adapted into a short film! It's a cocktail party with a twist! Won’t you join us?!

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Santa Ana • Drama

Tania is a six-year-old, Hispanic, chubby, and eccentric girl that finds happiness in sugar and in the simplicity of life.

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Moonwalk With Me

Los Angeles • Family, Fantasy

Ben has a strange trait--he floats. When Juno realizes her father is ready to let go, she does everything in her power to keep him grounded.

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Dirt Pilot

Los Angeles • Crime, Drama

When a Native girl is found, another goes missing. While police are caught up in jurisdicition, it falls to her older sister to find her.

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Wolves Inside

Austin • Western, Drama

A female-led western that explores the duality of good and evil that struggles within us all and the unexpected path it leads us.

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Wise Gals

Boston • Crime, Drama

In an alternate 1980s underground, organized crime is ruled by women. Up-and-coming mobster Sophia is ready to take the throne.

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New York • Drama, Foreign Film

When a young mother takes a risk to provide for her daughter, a stranger turns her transgression into a nightmare.

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Wilmington • Comedy, Drama

The summer after high school, Sam searches for a better life for herself and younger brother with Autism.

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Petaluma • Thriller, Shorts Program

When an animal dies under her watch, an isolated new farmer is pushed to prove her worth.

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In Honor Of

Los Angeles • Drama

A woman comes home to a family gathering only to discover that she has walked into her own execution

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