DRAMATIC ENCOUNTERS
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DRAMATIC ENCOUNTERS

DRAMATIC ENCOUNTERS

Information

SW9 0NR LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM

Activity

Production Company

Training

Description

Alby James is an independent producer, director, writer and development executive. He has a slate of projects in development, some of which are for international co-production. He is also a trainer for lead creatives in the industry and runs script labs. Recently he led a new short course called the Diverse Directors Workshop for the NFTS in London and for 13 years he was one of the mentors in the Berlinale Film Festival's Talents programme. Diversity & Inclusion in the industry is his passion.

Objective

He is currently trying to set up a few projects, including The Decoy, a fish-out-of-water comedy drama by Moses Ssebandeke about an out-of-work black actor who takes on the role of body double to an African president to reboot his career and finds himself in the midst of a conspiracy to overturn the president; a drama by Bosnian writer Tina Smalcelj, set in northern Serbia during the 1990s war about the family strife resulting over the right place for the child of parents who take opposite sides