Deva has been longlisted for the 2017 Funny Women Comedy Writing Award with Finding Clive. The short List will be announced at the end of February 2018.
PRACTICE, a nine-minute film, starring Shaniaz Hama Ali and Amrou Al-Kadhi written by Mandy Lee, which has a festival strategy managed by Festival Formula has just been selected to screen at the Tallahassee Film Festival Florida USA, in March and Women’s Film Festival, Philadelphia USA, also in March 2018.
Finding Clive Teaser Trailer has been selected for: Best Trailer Award at LA Underground Film Forum; a Platinum Award for Best Trailer at Mindfield Film Festival, Los Angeles; Best Trailer Award at Creation International Film Festival Spring 2017; Nominated for Best Trailer, Best Editing Trailer and Best Score Trailer at 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.
Finding Clive, romantic comedy with songs, feature film, is set to shoot this year, starring Shirley Henderson (Trainspotting, Bridget Jones Diary, Harry Potter) and Roger Allam (The Hippopotamus, Tamara Drewe, The Thick of It) with Alison Sterling of Ignition Films producing.
Five Artists, documentary, ongoing shoot and edit.