Michelle Golder


Hi. I’m Michelle Golder - a writer, director and producer based in Cambridge, England.

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Associate Producer, Ren, a 6 part webseries, shooting Aug/Sept 2014: http://www.rentheseries.com

Co-producer, feature film The Trouble with Dot and Harry by Gary Walkow, starring Neil Morrissey and Janie Dee. Currently in post.

Script Selector and Production Mentor, WRiTEON’s Monologues and Duologues Festival 2014.

Member of the Board of Trustees: Cambridge Literature Festival.

Member of the Board of Trustees: Classworks Theatre and Costumes


Placed in the top ten in the 2013/14 NYC Midnight Short Screenplay Competition.

VM Shorts 2013 entry, The Tenant.

Sci-Fi London 48 Hour Film Festival 2013 entry, Left Again.

Script consultant for The Last Fishing Boat, a film by award winning Malawian filmmaker  Shemu Joyah.  Winner of multiple African Academy Awards, 2013.


Directed The Greatest Goal Ever Scored and other Stories by Paul Richards for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2012.

With Kate Madison, Christopher Dane, & Robert Jezek, entered two shorts, Rustlers and Being Mr Abernathy, into the Reed Short Film Competition 2012.

Wrote and directed The Judge’s Robe, starring Robert Jezek, as a commissioned piece for the Cambridge Folk Museum.

Micro-short screenplay Surrender longlisted for the 50Kisses film project, 2012.

Micro-short screenplay Birthday shortlisted for the London Screenwriters’ Festival Four Days in August competition, 2011.

Feature length screenplay My Dead Wife longlisted for the Spring Bafta Rocliffe Forum 2011.

Stage Plays

Hayton on Homicide, (writer/director). Cambridge (ADC Theatre & Haslingfield Little Theatre), London (Tristan Bates),  Edinburgh Fringe festival, 2009.

Sexual Ironing (Director Holly Race) ADC Theatre, Cambridge and Etcetera Theatre, Camden.

Absurdities/Bed (co-written with Paul Richards, director Holly Race) Corpus Playroom, Cambridge and Brighton Fringe Festival.  

That Didn’t Work Either (Director Trish Etheridge)  Part of Singles Night, Brentwood Theatre, Essex.


Options, 7 minute romantic comedy about a parking machine, produced by the BBC as part of Menagerie Theatre Company’s Echoes From The East.

Hills Road, 10 part comedy soap (209radio).

Short Films

Rustlers (Actors at Work), starring Robert Jezek and Christopher Dane.

Can’t Handle It (CIFA, Malcolm Greenhill), shown at the Cambridge Film Festival 2010.

Are You Lonesome Tonight (Internet project, Mad & Bad Films, Kate Madison).

This is Susan (Actors at Work, for the 2011 Reed short film competition, Kate Madison).

Festival of ‘Bruce’ (Actors at Work/Moulin-Exes, for the 2011 VMShorts competition). Chosen as a TiVo top ten film as part of the competition.