Florence Winter Hill is an award winning Writer-Director specialising in Comedy and Drama. She is passionate about making character-driven stories that are as cinematic as they are funny. Her film work has made the official selection of BAFTA-qualifying films festivals.
Florence was selected as ‘one of the most talented filmmakers in the country’ by the National Film & Television School / British Film Institute at only age 16. She was brought on to direct the dark-comedy short film ‘Afterlife’, which went to international acclaimed film festivals, including Simon Pegg awarding her for Best Film at the INTO Film Awards. Her most recent short film, IF YOU GO, was nominated for the Best Writer Award and BFI Future Film Lab at the BFI Future Film Festival, as well as screening at British Shorts Film Festival 2020..
Jumping straight into the filmmaking working world at 18, Florence worked on Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi as the VFX Production Assistant at the world renowned and Oscar-winning ILM. She currently works as a freelance treatment designer for directors in Film, TV and Commercials.
Florence is currently developing a comedy TV series focussed on young, queer and creative women living in London with producer Giannina Rodriguez Rico.