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Overview (1)

Height 5' 5" (1.65 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Michalina is an award winning Director and Producer. She began her career in the entertainment industry first as an actress and soon after began Producing. Over the years she continued to work as an actress, producer and most recently a Director. In 2003 she was in a film titled Nate Dogg that went on to win best debut feature film at the Raindance film festival in London receiving nice notices including a mention in Time Magazine in Europe in an article titled "Sticking it to the Studios."

As a Producer Michalina has produced feature films,shorts,music videos and trailers.

As a Director her short Distraction was screened nationally on BET and BET-J, Distractions was selected as one of the Programmers Choice at the Hollywood Black Film Festival. It then went on to win the Grand Jury Award at the Ruff CutZ film festival in Boston, Winner of Best Short at the Trinity Film Coalition in Chicago, official selections at the International Black Film Festival in Nashville, The Woodstock Film Festival, The San Francisco Black Independent Film Festival the prestigious International Pan African Film Festival in Cannes and many more.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous

Spouse (1)

Michael Scorzelli (28 April 2012 - present) (4 children)

Trivia (10)

She studied her craft under the direction of Sande Shurin, author of "Transformational Acting...A step Beyond".
Her real life son Bailey Almindo played her on-screen son in the film Nate Dogg (2003). This film won best debut feature film at the Raindance Film Festival in London 2003.
Michalina's very first film audition was for filmmaker Thomas Farone. He cast her and the two have been working together ever since. She is currently one of the Producers and has a small role in his most recent film Aftermath (2013).
She is one of the co-founders of a group called Independent Artists Collaborative in the NY Hudson Valley. It is a group of all artists working to master their craft while collaborating with each other to create new works. She started this group with fellow artist Jim Dippolito.
The short film Four (2007) she directed and produced won four awards at the 2007 Edwood Film Festival.
Her short film, Distractions, aired nationally on BET and BET-J as a part of "Lens on Talent: A Filmmakers Challenge".
Michalina finally married Michael Scorzelli April 28 2012. They met at church camp at the age of 14.
Michalina is the crew chief for a Nascar Late Model. Loves racing and helping her husband to go fast! Racing is a very big part of her life.
The short film Michalina Directed Distractions won Best Short Film at the Trinity Film Coalition.
Distractions Directed by Michalina won the FINE CUTZ Grand Jury Award at The Ruff Cutz Film Conference.

Personal Quotes (2)

So maybe I can't change the world but I can make a difference in my corner of it.
Live like you mean it!

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