Farah Abushwesha

Producer & Founder of Rocliffe
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BAFTA nominated producer and best selling author, Farah is a champion of new talent. She is currently producing The ABC Murders for BBC and Amazon.

Her most recent feature films include Netflix Original Irreplacable You with Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michiel Huismann, Christopher Walken and Steve Coogan and Danny Huston’s The Last Photograph.

She is the founder of the BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Showcase. Farah has produced comedy content for the White House (under the Obama Administration).

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Farah Abushwesha is appearing at the following sessions:

Going low budget doesn’t mean you can’t aim high - the working process

Going low budget doesn’t mean you can’t aim high - the working process

BAFTA Rocliffe founder and Producer Farah Abushwesha reflects on how projects came to her and came to be using Irreplaceable You and The Last Photograph as case studies.

Netflix and chill: Writing TV Drama

Netflix and chill: Writing TV Drama

Drama is the backbone of story-telling. After all, what is a story without conflict? In this age, where binge-watching exists alongside traditional episodic fare, how does a writer craft a series to appeal to executives and audiences?