Join industry professionals Marc Price (Colin, Dune Drifter, Magpie) and Michelle Parkyn (Digital Fiction Factory, Dead Pixel Productions) in an opportunity to hear about their careers and the industry as a whole. You will be provided with the opportunity to ask questions at the end of the session.

Marc Price - Director

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Internationally award-winning director, Marc Price, is the writer and director of “NIGHTSHOOTERS” and “Dune Drifter”, a sci-fi action feature having its premiere at Frightfest before being released this year.


Marc’s debut feature, COLIN, won six international film awards including Best Feature at Raindance and a nomination at the BIFA awards for best feature. Screening at the Cannes Film Festival, Frightfest and Sitges, Colin has been released theatrically in Japan, North America, Canada, Australia, Germany and UK. 
As well as seeing great festival success, COLIN also received a wealth of critical acclaim across the world, with Martin Scorsese describing it as, “Savage, with an energy that takes the zombie idea to another level. Really interesting filmmaking. Disturbing.”


Marc’s second feature, MAGPIE, was released theatrically in the US and UK and is currently featured on Amazon Prime Movies. Marc has also developed horror or genre based projects for Film 4’s Frightfest, CBBC, E4 and BBC Three.
Marc’s has co-created Dead Pixel Productions with producing partner Michelle Parkyn and in two years produced 5 feature films that have found distribution in the UK and US.

Michelle Parkyn - Producer

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Michelle is a multi-award winning producer, whose background was in television and digital projects before moving to feature film production. After working at the BBC for over seven years (Senior Producer), Michelle moved to Lime Pictures, where she then became Executive Producer at The Digital Fiction Factory (DFF).