A meeting of likeminds, with the drive and ambition to bring about change was the spark. Since then the core team has expanded to manage the everyday running of Raising Films.
Hope is represented by Elinor Burns at Casarotto, Ramsay & Associates and Keya Khayatian & Bec Smith at UTA.
Portrait: Charlie Clift
Line is represented by Julia Tyrrell at JT Management.
After the working for companies such as Warner Bros, Sky Movies, BFI Southbank and Ascent Media she moved to the film charity Four Corners and worked for six years as a Training Manger on various Lottery and Skillset funded projects where she also completed a Masters in Screenwriting at Birkbeck University.
She was part of the team who opened up of the Regent Street Cinema where she devised, developed managed the HLF funded community engagement and film programmes, and for the Depot Cinema in Lewes where she now lives with her 2 year old son and partner in a wonky pub they bought.
Katy is passionate about diversity, development and inclusion in the industry; with Project Management, creating training, events and mentoring as a specialism.