Ellie is a writer/director based in London with a passion for telling stories about young people. She recently directed the short 'Sparklers' as part of BBC's Sparks series now on BBC iPlayer, and was selected for BFI NETWORK x BAFTA Crew 2021.
Her short film, They Found Her in a Field, won the Hijack Visionary Filmmaker award at Aesthetica Film Festival 2019. It had its world premiere at BFI Flare 2019 and was in competition at London Short FF, Leeds International and was nominated for directing at Underwire FF. Her 2017 short film, Outlines, also screened at BFI Flare and was nominated for the world renowned Iris Prize Best British Short. In 2017 she was awarded a Children's BAFTA for her work with the online educational company History Bombs and was selected for BFI NETWORK's prestigious Weekender programme for minority filmmakers in 2019.
I'm always interested in meeting new collaborators who are passionate about film and stories! So drop me a line - firstname.lastname@example.org