Fozia O'Dowd (née Khaliq)
Award-winning Producer, former Production Accountant, and founder of Public Display of Affection Films, an emerging Film and TV production company with projects in development with the BFI and Sky Drama across Film and TV. Fozia is an alumna of our Filmonomics Programme.
Filmmaker, Entrepreneur & NHS Doctor. Nidhi has transitioned from medicine to a portfolio career, as Founder & Creative Director of Busy Doctor Films and as a mentor to women filmmakers.
Barrister with a decade's experience practising criminal law. As an organiser, Stephanie leads the Behind the Gown campaign - an organisation founded in 2017 by a group of barristers committed to
tackling harassment and abuse of power at the Bar.
Cinema Exhibitor, distributor, advocate, and Clore leader. Currently Head of Programme & Business Development at Cinema for All, supporting the 1500+ volunteer-led cinemas in the UK, and a writer for cultural website Our Favourite Places in Sheffield.
Theatrical film distribution & exhibition programming specialist in the UK & Ireland, now Heading of Theatrical Film for Signature Entertainment. Co-led the Walt Disney Company’s first official Pride group supporting staff and promoting diversity & inclusion in the public space. Alumni of the inaugural Filmonomics Future Leaders in Distribution and Inside Pictures 2017.
Film Curator and Creative Evaluator. With a background in community events and art education, Tara is currently Programmer at Fringe! Queer Film & Arts Festival and at London Indian Film Festival, also working as an evaluator within a disability justice framework.
HR & Wellbeing Consultant providing freelance support to Film and TV Indies. Lisa is a certified Mental Health First Aider, CPD accredited, and has previously worked for BAFTA, BBC and Lion Television, and as part of BFI LFF and Flare programming department.
Sophie has over 20 years experience in Arts Publicity, specialising in film. She worked at Pathe UK for 11 years overseeing all aspects of publicity from production to international film festivals through to UK release campaigns. She currently works at Premier.