Female Directors Season: Claire Leona Apps

Female Directors Season: Claire Leona Apps

Claire Leona Appas has been working in the film industry for over a decade. Her debut feature 'And Then I Was French' has been described as 'a kooky, genre-twisting commercial thriller with a surrealist tilt'. Here she talks about the progress of moving from short films to features and finding your way in the industry.

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Female Directors Season: Nour Wazzi

Female Directors Season: Nour Wazzi

As a part of our female directors interview season, we spoke with the great Nour Wazzi, a Lebanese filmmaker who founded Panacea Productions in 2008, about her experiences in filmmaking. In the span of thirteen years, she worked with names like Emilia Clarke, Maisie Williams, Earl Cameron and Oscar nominee Ari Folman. It's no surprise that Wazzi appeared as a future star on BBC's talent hotlist!

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Female Directors Season: Laura Hypponen

Female Directors Season: Laura Hypponen

For the latest part of our female directors interview series, we are with London based filmmaker Laura Hypponen, who is also the founder of Electric Blue Films. Hypponen's debut feature Live East Die Young (2012) was nominated Best UK Feature at Raindance and Golden Hitchcock at Dinard. She talks to us about changes in the industry and crowdfunding.

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Female Directors Season: Prano Bailey-Bond

Female Directors Season: Prano Bailey-Bond

An award-winning director whose worked with Film 4, Film London, Sony Music and Atlantic Records. We speak with Prano Bailey-Bond as part of our female directors interview season about working in the horror genre and being an award winning editor along with her directing role.

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