Nadia Rasheed

Emma Quixley Sets the Scene

Emma Quixley Sets the Scene

Twenty two-year-old Emma Quixley doesn’t just write plays – she directs them too! She’s already had one of her plays performed at The Troubador in Earl’s Court and is aiming even higher for the future ahead. I spoke to her about how she began writing, who she was influenced by and whether its possible she […]

 Nadia Rasheed

One Foot in the Door and We’re Just Getting Started

One Foot in the Door and We’re Just Getting Started

There’s no business like show business. Finding a foothold in the theatre industry can be tough and if you’re a young person hoping to pursue your passion, you know you’re battling it out with hundreds just like you. Founded in 2007 by a group of third year students from the University of Winchester, Foot in […]

 Nadia Rasheed

The Real Life of the Award-Winning Anthony Rosner

The Real Life of the Award-Winning Anthony Rosner

I felt immediately moved by 23-year-old Anthony Rosner’s acclaimed short documentary IRL – In Real Life (a lighthearted portrayal of his addiction to ‘World of Warcraft’) when I first watched it. The sensation was surprising because I’m not a gamer by any means but despite that I think I related to aspects of it. Addictions can come […]

 Sophie

‘The Little Warped Worlds’ of Jake Sleet

‘The Little Warped Worlds’ of Jake Sleet

Jake Sleet, 24, is a Director and Writer who has attracted the attention of the National Youth Film Academy and Channel 4. After his return from directing a Croatian Film in Zagreb, Youth Arts Online finds out how Jake Sleet escapes ‘gritty realism’ to create his short films. When did you discover that Directing and […]

 Jack Dykes

Independent Film Entrepreneur Michael Henry

Independent Film Entrepreneur Michael Henry

This is independent film maker Michael Henry and through his love of film graduated like a true trooper of the arts with a BA Hons Media Production to pursue his ambition to set up his own production Company Quandary Productions and distribute his own feature films. Michael, from Lincolnshire, has a been guided by his influence from directors Martin […]