Meeshelle “Meesh” Neal is an award-winning filmmaker. Check out her imdb for a list of credits.
She wrote, starred in, and produced the short films MENTAL (2017) (*BravoFACT recipient *Winner Achievement in Filmmaking *Winner Award of Excellence *Winner Underdog Award *Winner Best Short Experimental *Winner of 2 Leo Awards, (Nominated for 5) & THERAPY (2011) *Winner Audience Choice, (Nominated for 2 Leo’s) and is the director of the short films CHECK (2018) & LADIES DON’T WEAR SLACKS (2018) *Nominated for 4 Awards at the Run & Gun 48 HR Screening
Meeshelle has attended workshops such as the Storyhive & CWWA Career Accelerator Program and the WIDC Career Advancement Module. She is mentored by Gary Harvey and is currently in pre-production on her third narrative short as well as development on her first feature.
BOTH short films she directed last year are premiering at the Covellite International Film Festival (2018)
Meesh has multiple TV series and features optioned as well as poems and short stories published. Her debut novella BETWIXT can be found on many different platforms (there is a feature film script already attached).
Meesh has been blogging over at M&J along with Jax Smith for the past few years. The posts that end with ~M were written by her (with input from Jax) and visa versa the ones ending in ~J were written by Jax (with input from Meesh). Together they were co-heads of Creative Services for JBA.
Leo nominated, Meeshelle enjoys being a highly proactive member of the Vancouver Film & TV community both in front of and behind the scenes.
She served on the board for WIFTV.