PIGOTT | BAFTA SCHOLAR 2017
Charlotte “Charlie” Wells is a Scottish director and a recent graduate of the MBA/MFA program at NYU where she was a Glucksman Research Fellow and Pigott/BAFTA Scholar. She was supported by the BAFTA New York Media Studies Scholarship Program in 2015. Her first film, Tuesday, premiered at Encounters Short Film Festival in 2016 and was nominated for two BAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards. Her second film, Laps, won a Short Film Special Jury Prize for Editing at Sundance Film Festival and Special Jury Recognition for Narrative Shorts at SXSW Film Festival 2017. Charlie’s MFA thesis short, Blue Christmas, premiered at TIFF in September 2017. She was featured in Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 Faces of Independent Film” 2018.