Yvette Farmer
2019
Festival Formula are submitting new short film X Anniversary feat Keeley Forsyth to international festivals now
Directed two theatre pieces feat Yu Heng Li + Rebecca Rayne for Wolab's 'Happy Ever After?' showcase at The Bunker Theatre
Attended Directors UK meeting on Directing Intimacy, Nudity & Sex + Young Vic Theatre's Incorporating Movement - Devising & Collaborating Workshop with Kwesi Johnson + Young Vic Theatre's Dramaturgy in British Theatre Workshop with Zoe Svendsen
Applied for BBC New Directors scheme and Directors UK + ITV Studio's Multi-Camera Drama Directors Workshop
Submitted original TV pilot Nettles to BBC Script Room Drama 2019
2018
Awarded Directors UK's Inspire Mentoring & Career Development Scheme
Shadowed director Jill Robertson as she directed Harlots ITV/Hulu
Shadowed director David Lewis Richardson as he directed Doctors BBC One
Observed Hamish Pirie direct his tech/dress rehearsal of Instructions For Correct Assembly at Royal Court Theatre
Selected for a Euroscript Surgery with Stéphanie Joalland at the London Screenwriters Festival
Accepted for NFTS developing + pitching drama short course + Directors UK pitching workshop
Keeley Forsyth music promo 'Then There Came A Time' screened at the first Margate Film Festival
Gave a Lightening Talk to panel for the Genesis Future Director Award at Young Vic Theatre
Entered my original 30min TV drama pilot Nettles to 4stories
Current Projects
Just completed new short film X Anniversary feat Keeley Forsyth
Original TV drama 60min pilot Nettles, with UK treatment + US pitch
Slate of short scripts and plays
People Like You music promo [festival selections]
Williamsburg International Film Festival, NYC
International Film Festival of Cinematic Arts (IFFCA), LA
NewFilmmakers Fall series, NYC
SoCal Creative & Innovative Film Festival, LA
People Like You music promo [press]
Driven short [ICA screening]
Driven has been invited to screen before 'Barton Fink' (Dir. Joel & Ethan Coen) at the ICA (Institute of Contemporary Art) as part of a series of films presented by the Institute of Psychoanalysis. After the screening, leading psychoanalysts (including Andrea Sabbadini, Chairman of the European Psychoanalytic Film Festival) will discuss 'Barton Fink' while also referencing Driven
I'll be introducing Driven
Keeley Forsyth music promo [festival selections]
NYLA International Film Festival
NewFilmmakers Fall series, NYC
London Independent Film Festival
Driven short film [Limelight Award nomination]
'Driven' has received a nomination for 'Best Thriller' at the Limelight Film & Arts Awards
Don't Try This At Home viral [Limelight Award nomination]
'Don't Try This At Home' viral for Changing Faces charity has received a nomination for 'Best Freefall' at the Limelight Film & Arts Awards
People Like You music promo [on Promo News]
Keeley Forsyth music promo [on Promo News]
Driven short [Distribution deal with IndieFlix]
Driven short film is now available to rent or purchase on IndieFlix.com
Driven short [TV broadcast]
Driven has been selected for Supershorts broadcasts (SKY 219)
Driven short [NewFilmmakers Series screening]
Driven has been selected to be screened in New York as part of the NewFilmmakers Soho Screening Series (British Film Program) at Soho House, 29-35 Ninth Avenue