Deena has over ten years’ experience running awards ceremonies. From December 2007 she ran the awards process of the BAFTA Film Awards, the UK’s highest profile and most prestigious film awards ceremony. As Head of Film, Deena was responsible for all elements of the Awards process, including fostering relationships with the film industry. Deena first worked on BIFA in 2003, assisting on production and the submission process and subsequently worked on the 2004, 2005 and 2007 ceremonies. She has also worked at the BBC, Film4 and The Weinstein Company.