Maya de Vries

Maya De Vries is one of the producers of the Water Project. Maya is a PhD. student in the Media &...read more

Arnold Brown

Arnold Brown - the greatest laconic Scottish comedian of his generation. He started life in Glasgow’s...read more

Helen Lederer

Helen is probably best known for her role as the dippy Catriona in Absolutely Fabulous where she appeared alongside Jennifer Saunders...read more

Miriam Margoyles

Miriam Margolyes OBE: is a British born multi -talented character actress. Her earliest roles were in...read more

Barbara Albert

Born in Vienna in 1970, Barbara Albert is a writer, director and producer. She studied directing and screenwriting...read more

Glyn Robbins

Glyn Robbins combines occasional film production with his day job as a housing worker. He is also a political...read more

Jonathan Weissler

Jonathan Weissler is the Producer and CEO of Balagan Productions. Jonathan began his film career in London...read more

Derek Wax

Derek Wax heads up Wild Mercury Productions, which he launched in 2016 after 12 years as Executive Producer at Kudos. His many...read more

Marc Isaacs

Marc Isaacs has made more than 10 creative documentaries for the BBC and Channel 4. His films won Grierson,...read more

Naomi Gryn

Naomi Gryn is a writer and filmmaker with occasional dips into radio too. She co-authored and edited her late father’s (Rabbi Hugo Gryn) memoirs,...read more

Isabelle Seddon

Isabelle Seddon is a Blue Badge tourist guide with a passion for London, its history and the influence...read more

Bill Paterson

Bill Paterson was made his professional acting debut in 1967. After two years as an actor and assistant director, he joined Billy Connolly in...read more

Jes Benstock

Jes Benstock - Born in Glasgow - he has a background in theatre and comedy. He started making films in...read more

Rehana Rose

Rehana Rose directed eight short films, including Days of Awe (UKJFF 2013). Rehana is currently working...read more

Nicolas Kent

Nicolas Kent started his career at Liverpool Playhouse in 1967 as an ABC TV trainee regional theatre director. In 1970 he became Artistic Director...read more

Peter Speyer

An award-winning features screenwriter (Crystal Bear, Berlin) and playwright with Royal Shakespeare Company...read more

Jon Gilbert

The Zigzag Kid is Jon Gilbert’s first produced screenplay. Jon has been working in the film...read more

Eytan Fox

Eytan Fox is an Israeli film director, whose films, including Walk On Water, Yossi and Jagger...read more

Tracie Holder

Tracie Holder is an award-winning filmmaker, engagement specialist for social issue documentaries and...read more

Zoë Wanamaker CBE

Zoë Wanamaker CBE is an American-born English actress. She has performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company;...read more

Lord Michael Grade

Lord Michael Grade, TV executive and businessman, was born in 1943. He was chairman of the BBC from 2004...read more

Dan Mazer

Celebrated comedy writer and producer Dan Mazer has enjoyed huge success in both television and film....read more

François Guesnet

François Guesnet is Sidney and Elizabeth Corob Reader in Modern Jewish History in the Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies at University...read more

Professor Anita Prażmowska

Professor Prażmowska teaches courses at the Department of International History at the London School of Economics and Political Science. In...read more

Alan Reich

Alan is an independent film producer and director who has worked in film and television production for the past twenty five years. Alan has been...read more

Jonny Persey

Jonny Persey is the Chief Executive of Met Film, a unique organisation based in Ealing Studios, which comprises the UK's largest film school,...read more

Magnus Gertten

Magnus Gertten is an award-winning director and producer from Malmö, Sweden. Gertten has directed a number...read more

Sophia Ramcharan

Sophia Ramcharan has been working in production and project management for the BBC for more than 8 years....read more

Ami Ayalon

Ami Ayalon is an Israeli politician and a former member of the Knesset for the Labor Party. He was previously...read more

Diana Groó

Diana Groó is a feature and documentary director. She received her education in Budapest, obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in French-Hebrew from...read more

Zahavit Shalev

Zahavit Shalev is Rabbi’s Assistant at New North London Synagogue. She will start studying to become...read more

Glenn Holberton

Glenn Holberton is a BAFTA nominated film-maker. He has produced short films for the BBC, Channel Four,...read more

Jez Freedman

Jez Freedman won the International Emmy Sir Peter Ustinov Award for his television drama The Storyteller....read more

David Ondříček

Starting as a documentarist, the Czech writer and director David Ondrícek is the son of the world-famous...read more

Chris Branch

Chris's first foray into movies was in 1998 when his own production company Starfire Entertainment made Labor Pains...read more

Joshua Fisher

Joshua Fisher combines his career as a concert violinist and teacher with that of violin/director of the English Soloists, a chamber ensemble...read more

Danièle Thompson

Danièle Thompson is a Monegasque film director and screenwriter. She has written screenplays for a number of highly successful films including...read more

Udi Aloni

Udi Aloni is a writer, artist, theatre director, and filmmaker whose work explores the discourse between...read more

Jo Glanville

Jo Glanville is director of English PEN, a charity that supports the freedom to read and write. She was an award-winning editor of Index on Censorship...read more

Alessandro Iacoponi

Prior to joining Distrify, Alessandro worked for MUBI in London where he defined and executed the business development strategy and gained high...read more

Emma Hayter

Emma Hayter has worked as a Producer, Executive Producer, Financier and Filmmaker on a number of feature films and television series including...read more

Tracey Josephs

Tracey Josephs is Head of Production at Film4, Channel 4's feature film arm, where she oversees production of films from first time filmmakers...read more

Michael Kuhn

Michael is a film producer and former CEO of Polygram Filmed Entertainment.  Under his leadership, Polygram produced over 120 feature films,...read more

Stephen Margolis

Stephen Margolis is a lawyer with over 20 years’ experience in the film industry. Since founding Future Films in 2000, he has been involved...read more

Yoram Allon

Yoram Allon is founder and commissioning editor of Wallflower Press, leading specialist publishers of scholarly books devoted to the history,...read more

Kate Muir

Kate Muir is chief film critic at The Times and previously worked as a columnist for the newspaper in New York, Paris and Washington. She is...read more

Seth Fisher

Seth Fisher is a writer/director living and working in Los Angeles. Blumenthal is his first feature...read more

Tanya Winston

Tanya Winston a freelance documentary Producer/Director working mainly for Channel 4 and the BBC. Her...read more

Yariv Horowitz

Before directing his first feature film, Rock the Casbah, Yariv Horowitz directed music videos,...read more

Robbie Collin

Robbie Collin is the Telegraph's chief film critic. He is also a regular contributor to BBC Film 2013, the Film Programme on Radio 4, the Radio...read more

Ilan Duran Cohen

Ilan Duran Cohen is a French film director and writer, living and working in Paris. He has written 4 novels,...read more