Can you introduce yourself for us? I’m Ella, a 19-year-old filmmaker, actor and mental health advocate from London. I’m also the director of Broken Flames Productions which is building a slate of mental health based projects.
What projects have you worked on in the past? Recent projects include Faulty Roots, Dreary Days and Self-Charm.
What have been some of your proudest achievements within the industry so far? When Faulty Roots got into its first film festival, the Busan International Kids & Youth Film Festival, that was pretty cool, and when it won an award at Tallgrass Film Festival as that was one of my top festivals to get into. Also it’s been my dream to be featured by Deadline for ages (a kind of random dream for a kid but I’ve been in the industry since around age 13) and so when that article was released, I was so happy!
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