Featured in BFI Network article about resilience in 2020 alongside two other filmmakers. Click for link!

bfi network article on resilience in 2020

Selected for BFI Network & BAFTA Crew 2021 development programme.

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Sparklers Dir Ellie Rogers

Sparklers is now live on BBC iPlayer. Part of Sparks: New Voices, New Stories.

sparklers LIVE 


In Production with Big Deal Films on an LGBTQ TV short film commissioned by CBBC. 

tv short Film with big deal films

They Found Her in a Field has won the Hijack award at Aesthetica Film Festival 2019! It's the first award of its kind and gives the filmmaker a generous post production package for their next film.


They Found Her in a Field has been selected for three more BAFTA qualifying film festivals! Aesthetica, Leeds and London Short Film Festival!


Ellie Rogers, Nina Mazodier, They Found Her in a Field

Interview with James Prestridge about They Found Her in a Field ahead of our screening at Raindance 2019. Click image to read.



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They Found Her in a Field has been selected for Underwire Film Festival 2019 and is nominated for Directing.

It will be screened 16th September 9:00pm as part of the Memory Song collection of shorts. Click to book tickets!

Underwire 2019

Directing Nomination

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Selected by the BFI to attend a talent development weekend in Manchester along with 21 other filmmakers from across the UK.

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bfi network weekender 2019

Thousand Films have longlisted the pilot script for Fairy Blood Mother in their writing competition.

100 pilot scripts have been long listed down from 2,000 entries.

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writing competition

Invited to speak on an industry panel about the representation of Queer Teens on Screen, hosted by Forever Young Film Club.

BFI Flare Industry Event

They Found Her in a Field had it's world premiere screening at BFI Flare LGBTQ+ FF in March! Many of the cast and crew came along to support and watch the sold out screening.

World premiere 

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Discussed They Found Her in a Field with James Maitre from Directors Notes. We talked about trauma, shooting on film and visual poetry. 

Click on image for full article.

directors notes interview

Selected for this years talent initiative, Widening the Lens, in Bristol. A weekend of masterclasses and networking thanks to Encounters Film Festival!

widening the lens

© 2017 Ellie Rogers


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