Michelle is an award-winning filmmaker, writer and actor based in Toronto.

Brave Little Army, her directorial debut, made with an all-female crew under her shingle, Black Lab Film Company, has been an official selection of over 30 festivals worldwide, including the Canadian Film Festival, Fantasia International Film Festival, and the Oscar-qualifying Bogota Short Film Festival. Michelle’s plays have been produced at Summerworks Theatre Festival, the New Ideas Festival and Toronto Fringe Festival. She has been an invited member of the Tarragon Theatre Playwrights Unit, and was the recipient of a Theatre Ontario playwriting mentorship with the prolific Linda Griffiths. As an actor, Michelle has appeared in numerous independent films that have screened at international festivals and on the Sundance Channel. She works regularly in voiceover and tv, and is currently the voice of Cadillac Canada.

© 2015 Michelle D'Alessandro Hatt