Emily Everdee, from Harrogate in North Yorkshire, will receive £12,000 to study for the MA in Producing at The National Film and Television School (NFTS). Emily graduated from the University of Oxford in 2015 with a BA in French Language and Literature. Since graduating, she has been working as a communications intern in the education sector, while building her producing portfolio through independent short film projects in her spare time.
BAFTA Mentor: Tim Bevan (The Theory of Everything, Les Misérables)
It represents not only recognition for the work I have put into building my skills as a filmmaker and my commitment to my ambitions as a producer, but also the opportunity to be an ambassador for an incredibly valuable organisation.