Phoebe Brooks is a writer and director from Suffolk, now based in London. She has directed short films, music videos, and commercials for a range of global brands and charities, including Formula 1, Tinder, Samaritans and the NSPCC.

She was a finalist for Best British Director at The British Short Film Awards 2022, for her recent short film 'The Forfeit’. The film won Best UK Short at The Gogs International Film Festival 2022 and Best Director (Thriller) at the London Director Awards 2023. It screened at the BAFTA-qualifying Underwire Festival, British Shorts Berlin 2023, and a range of other international festivals.

She was recently selected as part of the BFI Flare x BAFTA Mentoring scheme for 2023, which provides support to six LGBTQIA+ filmmakers working towards their debuts in film and television.

She is currently developing her debut feature, a folk horror set in rural Wales that explores themes of repression and trans identity.

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