SELECTED WORK

  • Co-wrote Ghibliotheque - The Unofficial Guide to Studio Ghibli, a comprehensive film-by-film overview of the work of the legendary Japanese animation studio. Published by Welbeck and due to be released September (UK) and October (US) 2021.

  • Reviewed Todd Haynes documentary about The Velvet Underground for Little White Lies, following its Cannes festival premiere

  • Reviewed Alex Dudok de Wit's BFI Film Classics book on Isao Takahata's Grave of the Fireflies for Sight & Sound (June 2021 issue)

  • Directed and co-wrote the 30min BBC Arts special Inside Games: Special Characters, with co-writer and host Elle Osili-Wood

  • Co-hosted the podcast miniseries Wrap Party for Amazon Prime Video UK, featuring interviews with key players behind the scenes of film and television, from intimacy coordinators and casting directors to editors and stunt performers.

  • Chaired panel 'An Introduction to Anime' for the British Film Institute and Sight & Sound

  • Wrote and voiced Studio Ghibli Magic, a video essay for BBC Inside Cinema

  • Wrote and voiced a video introduction to Mary and the Witch's Flower for Film4

  • Interviewed Hirokazu Kore-eda on stage at BFI Southbank, following a special screening of Still Walking