alice seabright | writer/director
Alice is a writer and director based in London. Her short film DREAM GIRL won a Virgin Media Shorts award and screened in Picturehouse cinemas across the UK for a year. She is now developing several feature films, including THE STRANGE DAYS, a coming-of-age drama, and OUT OF MIND, a sci fi psychological thriller, as well as GIVE ME SHELTER, a returnable TV series set in a homeless shelter. Alongside her own projects, Alice has worked in development at Heyday Films and Brilliant Films / Independent Talent, as a producer's assistant, and as a freelance script reader and editor. She is represented by Lily Williams at Curtis Brown.
anna hargreaves | producer
anna currently works in development at sky drama. prior to that, she worked as an agent's assistant in the literary department at independent talent, and in production in tv drama and live entertainment. she has developed the tv pilot give me shelter with alice, and also runs the performance and new writing night salon at hackney picturehouse.
nicola daley, a.c.s. | director of photography
nicola holds an ma in cinematography from the prestigious australian film, tv and radio school, where she trained on film. for two consecutive years, nicola has been nominated for best cinematography in a documentary by the australian academy of cinema and tv arts (australian bafta) awards. she also worked on the 2006 academy award nominated short the saviour. in 2014, nicola was the 8th woman in australian history to be accredited into the australian society of cinematographers. in 2015, nicola became a member of bafta crew and was chosen for the wftv mentor scheme. she recently shot a sky arts christmas short, produced by baby cow, and short film f*ck it, by destiny ekaragha. she is currently filming the feature documentary "manolo: the man who made shoes for lizards".
gini godwin & sophia stocco | production designers
gini & sophia are a design duo based in london. gini graduated from royal central school of speech and drama and central saint martins school of design and sophia has a degree from the prague national film school and central saint martins school of design. they have worked for bfi, bbc, london olympics 2012, creative england, big talk, bt, eristoff, arcola theatre and in association with the barbican, among others. their most recent credits include sarah chong is going to kill herself, funded by the creative england 'funny girls' scheme and the music video for the staves, titled 'black & white', which won best alternative uk music video at ukmva this year.
meredith mantik | editor
meredith recently graduated with distinction from the national film and television school and received an avid award for excellence in editing for her work on sweet maddie stone, directed by brady hood. originally from southern california, meredith holds a ba in english, film and philosophy from colorado college. she has worked as a screenwriting teacher, freelance filmmaker and photographer, production assistant, and assistant editor.
holly smart | costume designer
holly is a costume designer based in london. she has worked on feature films including denial, the program, suffragette, '71, and the look of love; and television, including mr selfridge, episodes, the increasingly poor decisions of todd margaret and rev.
theo park | casting director
theo comes from a background in production (black books, spaced) and within a talent agency. once an associate of nina gold, theo has cast such wide and varied projects such as sightseers (directed by ben wheatley) cuban fury, paddington and thomas vinterberg’s far from the madding crowd. recent credits include big talk’s comedy feature man up, j.j. abrams' star wars: the force awakens (as associate) & the upcoming high rise, again for director ben wheatley.
roly witherow| composer
roly's films have screened at festivals around the world. his credits include balsa wood, a film london funded film directed by dominique lecchi, and gregor, which was nominated in the moët british independent film awards following a premiere at the raindance festival. he holds a bachelor's degree from oxford in modern languages and an mphil from cambridge in linguistics, as well as an ma from city university in composing for moving images. roly is currently working on his third feature.
gustaf jackson | sound designer
Gustaf is a Sound Editor and Re-Recording Mixer based in London. He works across a range of genres, from Feature Films, Short Films, Long Form Broadcast, TV Spots and Promos to Corporate Videos, Radio and Online content.