Rowan Athale made his debut feature with the acclaimed crime thriller The Rise (aka Wasteland). Premiering internationally in Toronto to great reviews, Rowan and the film went on to be nominated for numerous awards, including the Douglas Hickox Award at the BIFAs, and Best Newcomer at LFF. Rowan wrote the screenplay for sci-fi thriller Revolt, to be released in 2016. Hr has co-written Outside the Wire , which was featured on this years Brit List and begins production in March 2016. Rowan was named a Screen International Star of Tomrrow in 2011, prior to making his feature debut, and being named as a BAFTA Breakthrough Brit in 2013.
|2015 Jury Member|