Dionne Edwards is a writer/director. Her short We Love Moses screened at over fifty festivals worldwide, including LFF and TIFF. It picked up numerous awards, including Short Film of the Year at the Critics’ Circle Film Awards 2018 and was licensed for television by Cine+, Canal+ and HBO. Dionne directed 2nd Unit on the third series of Top Boy (Netflix, 2019). She also directed That Girl for Channel 4’s ‘On the Edge’ (2018). She was named one of Screen International’s 2019 Stars of Tomorrow. Dionne is a fellow of the Sundance Screenwriters and Directors Labs 2019 and of the inaugural Women at Sundance Adobe Fellowship. She is currently working on her debut feature film Pretty Red Dress with the BFI and BBC Films.
Dionne shares her creative process and why building habits are key on the journey to success.
This episode was recorded before Covid-19
Connect with Dionne:
website – www.tengtengfilms.com
Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/dionce_knowledge
Podcast music – song ‘Pete’s Web’ by The Fontanas – https://www.thefontanas.co.uk
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