Whilst at Edinburgh University Lola Blanche Higgins wrote, directed and designed ‘Grout Pray’ a design driven short about escapism. The film was twice nominated for SCOTTISH BAFTA NEW TALENT AWARDS for Design and Cinematography. It was also selected for the Verona International Film Festival. Her art work as a graduate has been commended by MoMa, ‘The List’ and Talbot Rice Gallery.
As a Designer she has worked on a number of shorts including ‘LIFE IN BLACK’ starring LIAM NEESON and ‘TIDE’ starring GARY LEWIS.
PRODUCER - RESHMA MAKAN
A Law graduate, with eight years experience in making feature films; She is multi-disciplined and has a diverse knowledge of filmmaking. Reshma started her film career interning at BBC Films, Alison Owen’s Ruby Films and Working Title’s legal internship. On set Reshma has experience in the AD team, and Production team and more recently in Post Production up to and including delivery.
CINEMATOGRAPHY - ALVILDE NATERSTAD
Alvilde graduated from The National Film and Television school in 2016 after studying film in Lofoten, Norway and working in Oslo. She is based in London, shooting both in England and Norway.
PRODUCTION DESIGN - JABEZ BARTLETT
Jabez is a young and talented Set Designer whom fluctuates between commercial and fashion work, yet keeps getting drawn back to drama.
COSTUME DESIGN - ANDREA GALER
Andrea's impressive career began when she designed the costumes for the cult film 'WITHNAIL & I.' Since then she has continued to work with top British Directors creating some of the most celebrated costumes to date.
In 2006 she won a BAFTA for the costumes in 'BLEAK HOUSE.' In 2007 she won an EMMY for the costumes in 'JANE EYRE.'
SOUND DESIGN - SERIN KüçüK
Following a lifelong passion for sound, Serin was educated at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, and subsequently began his film career in the heart of Soho. In early 2016 Serin expanded production sound, guided by the desire to record sound first hand at source. He now enjoys working on both sides of the production process, having being trained by some of the industry’s leading professionals.
MAKE UP DESIGN - SOPHIE BATTERSBY
Sophie Battersby is an established makeup and hair artist from Manchester. She started out in 2008 and is one of the leading makeup artist's in Greater Manchester, providing makeup and hair styling for Fashion, Editorial, Commercial, TV, Film, Bridal and Events throughout the UK and Europe.