British Council Film Team

British Council Film has a team which works together to promote UK films and filmmakers to international audiences.

A Film Team favourite - Francis Lee's God's Own Country

Most members of the British Council Film team work part time for us while also maintaining an active role in the film industry in some capacity, giving us all a very real insight into the international needs of the UK industry.

Find out more about us all by clicking on each name:

Briony Hanson

Jay Arnold

Christine Bardsley

Jemma Desai

Wendy Mitchell

Gary Thomas

Tom Thornton

We also are lucky to be able to work on an occasional basis with several freelance consultants including:

Sarah Lutton - who helps keep our UK Films Directory up to date and produces our UK Film catalogues, alongside other projects,

and Cassandra Neal, who has most recently managed our #FiveFilms4Freedom digital project and supported our GREAT8 Showcase in Cannes.