Johanna von Fischer
After training in the performance arts, Johanna went on to appear in various independent film and theatre projects. Apart from acting, she worked as a personal development trainer for business corporations, and casting director for independent film projects. In 2000, she was appointed press officer and administrator for Raindance Film Festival and Training, moving on to become assistant to the producer for the British Independent Film Awards in 2001. In 2003, she became producer and then from 2006 to 2014 was Director of the British Independent Film Awards.