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Stephanie Zari

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Forge Films
Stephanie Zari
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United Kingdom

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Stephanie Zari is an American born, UK Based award winning and BAFTA long-listed filmmaker. She is the Creator, Director and EP of comedy horror HOUSE HACK, a live-action interactive feature film which was commissioned by Whatifi, the social story-hacking platform for original interactive films. HOUSE HACK was produced under her banner FORGE FILMS, which she founded in 2017. Shot on location in Estonia, it launched in March 2021.

ZEBRA GIRL is her feature directorial debut which she also co-produced and developed the screen story for from the critically acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe Festival one woman show ‘Catherine & Anita’. Starring Tom Cullen, Jade Anouka and Sarah Roy, it releases in UK Cinemas 28th May 2021 and PVOD 31st May 2021.

IN OUR BLOOD is her third feature and has been developed with support from BFI/Creative England receiving an Emerging Talent Award in 2017. It received further development through the 2017 Birds Eye View/BFI FILMONOMICS programme and 2018's EIFF Talent Lab and Galway Film Market. Stephanie also received the prestigious John Brabourne Award to support script completion.

Stephanie’s shorts have achieved festival, critical, online and broadcast success screening at OSCAR, BAFTA and BIFA qualifying festivals worldwide. She was chosen for the 2018 BAFTA x CREW Talent Programme and is a member of Directors UK, WGGB, WFTV, Cinesisters and AWD.

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