Nordic Youth Film Festival, Norway – June 29th (I WAS 3) Nominated for BEST FILM
British Urban Film Festival, London – June 6th (I WAS 3)
Cineyouth Film Festival, Chicago, USA – April 22nd (I WAS 3)


Sundance Ignite – Finalist
Cinemagic Film Festival, Ireland – October 29th (I WAS 3) WINNER
Kerry Film Festival – Story Stock finalist – October 21st (Ciaran) WINNER
Chapel Allerton Short Film Festival, Leeds – August 28th (I WAS 3)
Shuffle Film Festival, London – August 26th/27th, festival founded by Danny Boyle (I WAS 3)
Sundance London (Ignite) – Emerging Filmmakers Showcase, BFI Southbank (I WAS 3)


Selected Awards


BFI Future Film Festival – Best Fiction Film, 15-18 year old for No Regrets
Montclair Film Festival – 2nd Place Best Film in the Visionaries Category for No Regrets
Lovett School Film Festival – Best International Narrative for No Regrets
IAC British International Film Competition – Best British Young Filmmaker,
Diamond Award and the Best Actress for No Regrets


Las Vegas International Film Festival – Silver Ace Award for Witness
NHS Organ Donation Through a Lens -Most Creative Film for Imagine
Thurrock International Film Festival – Best Film by an Under 16 for Assumption
Chapel Allerton Short Film Festival – Best film by an Under 18 year old for Assumption
Santa Monica Teen Film Festival – 1st Place for Best of Fest Award and
1st Place for Best Live Action Film for Assumption
Golden Owl Awards – The Individual Filmmaker Award and the Overall Award for Imagine
IAC British International Film Competition – Best British Young Filmmaker and
Best Entry in the Under 16 Age Category for Assumption


Ambition AXA Award – Winner of the Arts, presented by Alex James
Co-Operative Film Festival – Advisor’s Choice Award for Emerging Talent  for Witness
Epiphany Childrens Film Festival – Best of the Show Award in New York for Assumption
Kids for Kids Film Festival – Winner of Best Live Action Film, by the Professional Jury for Witness
Leeds Young Film Festival – UK National Young Filmmaker’s Award – Winner for Witness
IAC Video and Film Institute Award – LYPFF Sponsorship Award – Winner for Witness
Chapel Allerton Short Film Festival – People’s Choice Award -1st Place for Imagine

Over 70+ Official Selections at international film festivals.


Selections for BELOW

INTO Film of the Month – Shortlisted for Below – February 2016
Private screening (premiere) at BFI, London – August 2014
Chapel Allerton Short Film Festival – August 2014
Portobello Film Festival, London UK – 2nd September 2014
Underwire Film Festival, nominated for Best Under 25 Producer – November 2014
Indieburgh Film Festival, Edinburgh – November 2014
Certamen International de Cortos Ciudad de Soria, Spain – December 2014
Cinemagic Film Festival, Ireland – Young Filmmaker Shortlist 2014
BFI Future Film Festival, 18-25 years Category – February 2015
Screentest: National Student Film Festival – April 2015
Washington DC Independent Film Festival – Best High School Award – 2015


MOFILM Shortlist for Getty Images Commercial – September 2015



2018      Cineyouth: Filmmakers create visually striking work, see here.
2018      Hiive’s One to Watch filmmaker, see here.
2017      The Independent, premiere & video of the day – Hussain Manawer “Playground”
2017      Sundance London Festival, Ignite – Emerging Filmmaker Showcase
2016      BFI Future Film Festival – Panel for “Freelance Filmmaking”
2015      BBC Radio 4 – Live interview from Brisbane, Australia (Below)
2013      BBC London News – BFI Film Academy (Been a Riot)
2013      BBC The One Show with Danny Boyle – National Television – March (No Regrets)
2013      BBC Radio Leeds – Regional Radio – March (Leeds Young Film)
2013      Minicine February Programme – Leeds, UK – February (No Regrets)
2012      BBC Radio Leeds – December (No Regrets)
2011      Promotional Clip shown on ITV Television – Yorkshire – November (Assumption)
2011      Millennium Square as part of Leeds Light Night – October (Space2 Project)