Yvette Farmer
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 The Royal Court Theatre
Accepted for NFTS developing & pitching drama short course + Directors UK pitching workshop
Selected for a Euroscript Surgery with Stéphanie Joalland at the London Screenwriters Festival
Gave a Lightening Talk for Genesis Future Director Award at Young Vic Theatre
Just submitted my original 30min TV drama pilot Nettles to 4stories
Keeley Forsyth music promo screened at the first Margate Film Festival
Associate Member of Directors UK
Member of Young Vic Directors Program
Member of WFTV
Current Projects
Original TV drama 30min pilot Nettles, with UK treatment + US pitch
Writing 60min pilot for Nettles
Prepping short film X Anniversary with Keeley Forsyth attached
Looking to scratch night play X Anniversary
Looking to fund short film Bleached and VR/360 film Pumpkin Goulash
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
Driven short film [Limelight Award nomination]
'Driven' has received a nomination for 'Best Thriller' at the Limelight Film & Arts Awards
Keeley Forsyth music promo [festival selections]
NYLA International Film Festival
NewFilmmakers Fall series, NYC
London Independent Film Festival
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
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
People Like You music promo [press]
Keeley Forsyth music promo [on Promo News]
People Like You 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