The Norwich Film Festival is excited to be hosting a session with Talent Agents who represent film and television directors, writers and producers. This event is a brilliant opportunity to find out more around the role of the agent, how agents nurture talent, how they support career development and an opportunity to find out how they find talent.
Here is a little bit more about our guests….
Tracey Hyde is an agent at Casarotto Ramsay & Associates, one of the world’s leading creative agencies representing writers, directors, estates and dramatic rights in books across television, film and theatre. With thirty years’ experience within the industry, Tracey’s clients have included internationally renowned writers and directors such as Nick Hornby, David Yates, Amy Jenkins, Paul Abbott and Mark Mylod. Having left in 2005 to look after her young family, Tracey rejoined Casarotto Ramsay in 2012. Her current client list includes Rebecca Lenkiewicz, Aisling Walsh, Rose Glass, Melissa Iqbal, Phyllis Nagy, Harriet Warner, Christian Ditter and David Harrower.
Jethro Thompson joined Tavistock Wood in 2015 after completing an undergraduate degree in English and a Master’s in Creative Writing at Cambridge. As an agent, he works alongside Charles Collier managing Tavistock Wood’s list of novelists, screenwriters, and directors. He is also Head of Development at Open Book Productions, a television production outfit launched as a joint venture between Tavistock Wood, BBC Studios, and Original Talent.
This event will be chaired by Lucy Ward (Producer) at Wavelength Films.
Tickets: £5 (plus booking fee) or purchase a full day industry ticket for £12.50 (plus booking fee)
Venue: The Gallery, Forum, Norwich.