Michael van Koetsveld

Based in England

Occasionally seen as a Supporting Artist in various productions, Michael has also recently been an Editor on a world-record-breaking feature film, "The Impact" by Create 50 Films.

Michael's short film "Falling in Love" made several successful festival appearances.

Michael set up the New Forest Film Festival, was instrumental in setting up the Godalming Film Festival and was a committee member of the Godalming Film Society for over ten years.

You can find out more about Michael as a filmmaker here.


First recipient of the Godalming Film Society Funding Award in 2016.

Michael van Koetsveld

Screenplays by Michael



Drama, Romance, Bedroom, Two Pages

A devastated man finally responds to a friend trying to help him, despite his protests. Is there a spark of hope there, just at the end?

An intense, claustrophobic peek into a mind dealing with a broken heart.

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Perfect Timing


Drama, Thriller, Dining Room, Kitchen, End of the World, Two Pages, Trigger - Self Harm

Depression can push people to the very edge, but every cloud has a silver lining, even the end of the world. This two-header is intensely dark at the start and turns joyous by the end - something to get your teeth into.

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Comedy, Living Room, Two Pages

A wife's frustration at her husband's interruptions to the TV show they're watching fall spookily in line with the commentary, and she gets the last word.

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Drama, Bedroom, Two Pages, Trigger - Bullying, Trigger - Sexual Violence

What will happen when a drunken man tries to force his way into a bedroom late at night? Will a locked door be enough to keep him out?

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Comedy, Drama, Park, Three Pages

Jealousy rears it's ugly head between two friends having lunch in a park. Can they resolve it before lunch is over?

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Seeing Senses


Fantasy, Romance, Science Fiction, Bedroom, Dining Room, Living Room, Office, Two Pages

A night out with new friends triggers a strange new ability in the protagonist, who ends up blurting about it to the world on their next vlog recording.

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Rehoming Centre


Comedy, Drama, Living Room, Two Pages

What starts as a heartbroken chat opens up possibilities that bring out the smiles once more.

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Psycho Session


Drama, Thriller, Living Room, Office, Two Pages, Trigger - Violence

What happens if the one paid to listen is not really "in the room"?

Distraction has its price and, in this case, that price might just be too high to bear.

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