Our Team

Dynamic collaborators with an innovative ability to think outside the box and tell a story through unconventional means.

With more than 6 years experience taking projects from script to screen, Miss Ash Productions brings unique and creative technique, strong communication skills and passion for captivating storytelling to each project.

Miss Ash Productions has completed a large variety of film projects including feature and short films, web-series, promotional videos as well as travel documentary.

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Ashleigh Coffelt

Writer, Director, Cinematographer, Editor

ASHLEIGH COFFELT IS AN AWARD-WINNING FILIPINO AMERICAN DIRECTOR AND CINEMATOGRAPHER BASED IN LOS ANGELES. OVER THE LAST FIVE YEARS, ASHLEIGH HAS WRITTEN, DIRECTED, FILMED AND EDITED OVER 100 SHORT FILMS, 15 OF WHICH HAVE SCREENED AT FILM FESTIVALS BOTH INTERNATIONALLY AND NATIONALLY.

IN ADDITION TO BEING A SUNDANCE SCREENWRITER'S LAB SEMI-FINALIST, SHE HAS BEEN AWARDED NUMEROUS AWARDS INCLUDING "I FOR I" (DIRECTOR, CINEMATOGRAPHER), WINNER OF BEST DIRECTOR AT FESTIVAL DE CANNES WITH CREATIVE MIND GROUP, "5IVE" (WRITER, DIRECTOR, CINEMATOGRAPHER, EDITOR), WINNER OF THE GRAND JURY AWARD AT THE ADRENALINE FILM FESTIVAL AND RAW:BALTIMORE FILMMAKER OF THE YEAR.

COFFELT IS AN ACT ONE FELLOW AND PROUD MEMBER OF FILAM CREATIVE. SHE HOLDS A BS IN PSYCHOLOGY AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA AND FILM FROM TOWSON UNIVERSITY. SHE FOCUSES ON CREATING PROJECTS THAT EMPOWER WOMEN AND HELP CHANGE MEDIA PORTRAYALS OF WOMEN AND MINORITIES.

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Courtney Birk

Actress, Producer, Colorist, Editor

HAVING GROWN UP WITH A LOVE FOR THE CAMERA, COURTNEY BIRK SPENT MOST OF HER CHILDHOOD SUMMERS MAKING MOVIES WITH HER FRIENDS.

SINCE 2013, SHE HAS NOT ONLY STARRED IN BUT CONTRIBUTED TO THE PRODUCTION OF OVER 100 SHORT FILMS THAT HAVE GONE ONTO INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL FILM FESTIVALS, WINNING AWARDS SUCH AS BEST ACTRESS AND GRAND JURY AWARDS.

COURTNEY STRIVES TO TELL MEANINGFUL STORIES WITH STRONG FEMALE CHARACTERS, SHINING A LIGHT ON UNCONVENTIONAL AND CONTROVERSIAL SOCIAL TOPICS THAT START THE NECESSARY DIALOGUE. WITH THREE ACTING AWARDS UNDER HER BELT, COURTNEY AIMS TO FIND HERSELF AT THE OSCARS.

SHE IS PROUD TO BE A PART OF THIS TEAM AND HOPES TO NOT ONLY GROW AS AN ACTRESS BUT AS A HUGE PART OF PRODUCTION TO HELP MAKE THE VISIONS OF MISS ASH PRODUCTIONS COME ALIVE.