Alice Seabright is a writer and director based in London. Her last film, SEX ED, was produced via the National Film and Television School's Director's Workshop and funded by Barbara Broccoli's EON Productions. In 2016, Alice directed PREGNANT PAUSE, which starred Alexandra Roach, Nathan Stewart Jarrett and Sally Phillips, and was made through Film London's London Calling scheme. It premiered at the BFI London Film Festival and was longlisted for a BAFTA. Her first short film, DREAM GIRL, won a Virgin Media Award in 2012, and screened in Picturehouse cinemas across the UK for a year.
Alice is currently developing Film and TV projects, including TV series GIVE ME SHELTER, with Fable Pictures and Escape Plan, CHLOE, with Tally Garner of Mam Tor Productions, SAFE SPACE, with Fearless Minds, and feature script OUT OF MIND, which won the 2016 Shore Scripts Screenwriting competition and the 2017 Screenwriting Goldmine competition.
Alice was a participant in Film London's Microwave scheme in 2016, through which she developed the feature film BORDERLINE with writer Miles Mantle. Aside from working on her own projects, Alice has worked in Development at Heyday Films, where she worked on PADDINGTON (dir. Paul King), THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS (dir. Derek Cianfrance) and TESTAMENT OF YOUTH (dir. James Kent) and other projects at various stages of development. Prior to that, she worked as a script reader and as a Development and Production Assistant at Brilliant Films.
She is a member of directing collective Cinesisters and is represented by Harriet Pennington Legh and Becca Kinder at Troika Talent Agency.
National Film and Television School
Starring and co-written
by Mark Weinman
Vimeo Staff Pick
Short of the Week
BFI London Film Festival
Underwire Film Festival - nominated for Best Actor
London Short Film Festival
Palm Springs International Shortfest
Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival
Fastnet Film Festival - won the Jack Gold prize for Best Direction awarded by Lenny Abrahamson
British Short Film Festival, Berlin - nominated for Jury Award, Best Short Film, Honorable mention
LOCO Film Festival
Encounters Film Festival
Aesthetica Short Film Festival
Maryland International Film Festival
Dingle International Film Festival
Hackney Attic Film Festival
This is England: Festival du Court-metrage Brittanique de Rouen
The Shortest Nights
Lublin Film Festival
Two Short Nights
London Independent Film Awards - Best Short Film
Revolution Me Film Festival
Indy Film Fest
Breakthroughs Film Festival
Santa Fe Film Festival
Festival Alto Vicentino
Film London. Sky. 13 mins.
Starring Alexandra Roach, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Jake Davies, and Sally Phillips.
Winner of Virgin Media Shorts Tivo Award