Marlene Melchior

Writer, British, German

Marlene Melchior grew up all over the place before finding a home in the transience of Berlin, where she completed her M.A in Literature at the Freie Universität. During her studies Marlene cofounded her own video production company, Milk It Films, and haphazardly trained as a classical clown. Marlene wrote and directed Bigheads an award winning web series about the lives of would-be artists in Berlin. She has worked in film, radio and TV development in the US and Europe and was also executive producer and correspondent at NPR Berlin and KCRW Berlin. She currently free-lances as a writer, video/podcast and audio book producer for several clients including Heinrich Böll Foundation, Audible and Netflix.