Films in production and development

Girl from the Estuary on location

On set filming the Girl from the Estuary Mood Film. Cinematography Martin Testar.

The Talent

The Talent (PDF download).

Projects in production

MERCURY A short film written by Gorana Jovanović and directed by Kyla Simone Bruce. Starring Isabella Laughland and Harriet Cains. Status: in post production.

Al enters hospital

Isabella Laughland as Al. Mercury Short Film. Cinematography Simon Si-Shen.

Feature projects in development and financing

THE GIRL FROM THE ESTUARY; LA FILLE DE L’ESTUAIRE A French-UK coproduction. Debut feature film by Gaëlle Denis - script developed through Creative England and the BFI, originating out of Le Groupe Ouest, pitched at IFFR’s Cinemart and Torino Film Lab’s Framework Status: in final development and pre-prep stage, casting and financing.

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THE COCKATOO INN written by Kyla Simone Bruce and Gorana Jovanovic and to be directed by Kyla Bruce - script developed through My First Script lab at Zagreb Film Festival. Status: in development 1st draft script stage.

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BABY STAR written and directed by Rachel Maclean. Status: in script development with support from STFN / Creative Scotland.


CUCKOO written by Suhayla El-Bushra and directed by Kyla Simone Bruce Status: Play adaptation in development.

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SOMEWHERE OUT THERE by Rachel Tillotson a darkly satyrical comedy “Fleabag meets Twin Peaks” Status: Feature in development with support from Alice Lowe.


Other Feature / TV projects

  • SPEAKING OF LOVE adapted from a novel by Angela Young. Status: in early script development.
  • MZUNGU I LOVE YOU writer Jessie Krish. Status: in early script development.

Short Projects

  • A BLOODY MESS written by Apoa F Clark and based on her graphic novel.
  • LATE NIGHT OUT written by Ohna Falby
  • OUT OF THE WOODS written by Ohna Falby

Find out more

We're in production and development so things are always changing. Ohna will be keeping the news page & twitter feed up to date. But if you want to know more please do get in touch!

Recent Entries

Films in LFF2019

This year my highlight of the festival was going to NFT1 to listen to an interview with Céline Sciamma, fabulously talented French writer director of Water Lilies, Tomboy, Girlhood (writer of the animated My Life as a Courgette) and in this year’s festival - her period piece Portrait of a Lady on Fire.

First Time Directors

I have been thinking about the stigma and the draw surrounding this title. All my feature projects - and I guess my shorts too in terms of “feature status” - are pretty much with first time directors. Sometimes I long to be at the stage where I can be working with more established directors – albeit them also being the first-timers I’m working with, only them (and me) having MADE that first feature!!! –. Get me out of perpetual development please…

Experimental Film Award - CURTAS Vila do Conde

Suspended Island wins Vila Do Conde Parliament