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FESTIVALS
PRACTICE,
a nine-minute film, starring Shaniaz Hama Ali and Amrou Al-Kadhi written by Mandy Lee, has just been selected by Festival Formula for their exclusive slate of films and will develop a bespoke international festival strategy for the film.

Finding Clive Teaser Trailer has been selected for: a Platinum Award for Best Trailer at Mindfield Film Festival, Los Angeles; Best Trailer at Creation International Film Festival Spring 2017; Focus International Film Festival; Hamilton Music and Film Festival, Toronto; Les Femmes Underground Film Festival, Los Angeles; Trailer Park Film Festival, New Jersey; Chautauqua International Film Festival CIFF, Jamestown, NY;  Grove Film Festival, New Jersey; Sunlight International Film Festival, Spring 2017 Edition; as a Semi-Finalist at Los Angeles CineFest 2017; and a Semi-Finalist at Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards 2017.

Finding Clive Screenplay was selected for an Actors Table Read at the London Screenwriters Festival 2016, selected as a quarterfinalist for the Academy Nicholl Fellowship 2013, second rounder at Austin Film Festival 2013, and Austin Film Festival 2012 and The Red Planet Prize 2012.

PRE-PRODUCTION
Finding Clive, romantic comedy with songs, feature film, is set to shoot this year, starring Shirley Henderson (Trainspotting, Bridget Jones Diary, Harry Potter) Roger Allam (The Hippopotamus, Tamara Drewe, The Thick of It) and Gemma Jones (Bridget Jones’s Baby, Sense and Sensibility, Marvellous) with Alison Sterling of Ignition Films, Katie O’Mahoney and Farah Abushwesha of BAFTA Rocliffe producing.

POST-PRODUCTION
We’ve just finished working on  PRACTICE, which is now ready to screen. Thanks to everyone who helped us make this beautiful film.

Five Artists, documentary, ongoing shoot.

DEVELOPMENT
Raya, feature film, was selected for an Advanced Mentoring Lab at the London Screenwriter’s Festival 2015.

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Deva Palmier is a member of Directors UK and the Cinesisters.