New Voices On Screen – Participants & Guests

Twenty filmmakers will be participating in the first edition of our New Voices On Screen lab supporting the development of Scottish-based writers and directors from a BAME background.

Over the next two days SFTN will offer a programme of masterclasses, discussions and screenings focusing on both the creative and commercial sides of filmmaking. Supported by Creative Skillset and in association with BBC Scotland, this two day event will include the below guest speakers:

Aleem Khan – Writer/Director (THREE BROTHERS)
Gaynor Holmes – Drama Commissioning Editor, BBC Scotland
Hong Khaou – Writer/Director (LILTING)
Matimba Kabalika – BFI NET.WORK Manager
Matt Lloyd – Director, Glasgow Short Film Festival
Nadin Hadi – Distribution Consultant
Nida Manzoor – Writer/Director (7.2)
Paul Fraser – Screenwriter (SOMERS TOWN, MY BROTHERS)
Rachel Tunnard – Writer/Director (ADULT LIFE SKILLS)
Robbie Allen – Senior Screen Executive, Creative Scotland
Sarmad Masud – Writer/Director (TWO DOSAS)

The full list of participants:

Abbas Hussain – Writer/Director
Aude Konan – Writer
Boo Prabhaker – Writer/Director
Dhivya Kate Chetty – Writer
Faisal Aziz – Director
Kaljeven Lally – Writer/Director
Leila Khoshoie – Writer/Director
Lubna Kerr – Writer
Lucas Chih Peng Kao – Writer/Director
Maryam Hamidi – Writer
May Crawford – Writer/Director
Nadine Aisha Jassat – Writer
Nadira Murray – Writer
Nasreen Saraei – Writer/Director
Olumide Fadeyibi – Writer/Director
Raisah Ahmed – Writer/Director
Thierry Mabonga – Writer
Victoria Thomas – Writer
Yasmin Al-Hadithi – Writer/Director
Yusef Jarved – Writer