Jo Duncombe

Jo Duncombe, Film Programme Manager

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The Middle East and North Africa, short film travel grants, the UK Shorts portal and Lab support.


About Jo

Jo manages short film, new talent programmes and our work in the Middle East and North Africa. She also works as a freelance curator, most recently at Birds' Eye View, championing women’s cinema. She was previously with the Independent Cinema Office and the London Short Film Festival.

Jo is also the UK programmer for the Victoria Film Festival and has worked as an impact strategist and fundraiser on documentaries including A Syrian Love Story.

Jo's favourite British film

A Syrian Love Story (2015), directed by Sean McAllister

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