Anita Overland began her career producing commercials and music videos for director Gerard de Thame before moving into line producing on films. The first short film she produced, Syrup, won the Cannes Film Festival Jury prize and was nominated for an Oscar. Her other credits include The Tribe for Stephen Poliakoff, the TV series The Book Group for director Annie Griffin and In This World for Andrew Eaton & Michael Winterbottom, which won the Special Achievement prize at the BIFAS & Best Film in a foreign language at the BAFTAS. Anita has also worked as a Co-Producer on A Mighty Heart, A Cock and Bull Story and The Young Victoria. Most recently, Anita produced the Red Riding Trilogy for Revolution Films.
|2009 Jury Member|