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Screen Talks: Eva Riley – Film Directing

Eva is a Scottish director and screenwriter based in Brighton. She graduated from the National Film and Television School in 2015, with her final year film Patriot premiering in competition at Cannes. In 2016, she was commissioned to write and direct short film Diagnosis by BBC Films and was named a Screen International ‘Star of Tomorrow’. Her short films have screened at festivals including BFI London Film Festival, Edinburgh, Telluride and the BAFTA New Talent Awards. This year, Eva wrote and directed her first feature film Perfect Ten through the low budget initiative iFeatures – which is currently in post-production. She is also in development on her second feature The Circle with The Bureau. 

In this Screen Talk, Eva will discuss the production process of her film Perfect Ten and her recent transition from shorts to features, featuring extracts from her films. 

Presented in partnership with the MA Masterclass Programme of the School of Media, Film and Music, University of Sussex and the School of Media, University of Brighton.

Tickets: £5 general admission. Free entry for all University of Brighton and University of Sussex staff and students on the door, staff or student card required.