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Women in Film and Television Winners; Sundance dates in London – Deadline

Glenda Jackson, Charlotte Moore and Michaela Coel among WFTV winners

Glenda Jackson, Wunmi Mosaku, Stacey Dooley, Emily Maitlis, Michaela Coel and Charlotte Moore were among the winners of the 30e Women in Movie and TV (UK) Awards, which took place in London on Friday. British veteran Jackson was honored with the EON Productions Lifetime Achievement Award, accepted on his behalf by Aisling Walsh, who directed Jackson in BBC One’s Elizabeth is missing. Mosaku, drama star Our beloved boy, won the Argonon Award for Best Performance presented to her by Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who she starred with in Marvel Studios’ Loki. Stacey Dooley received the EIKON Presenter Award from Ria Hebden, and I can destroy you Writer and actress Michaela Coel won the ScreenSkills Writing Award, presented on her behalf by Gugu Mbatha-Raw. Journalist and presenter Emily Maitlis and producer Sam McAllister jointly received the BBC News and Factual Award from Andrew Marr, comedian and presenter Michael McIntyre presented the YouTube Contribution to the Medium Award to Charlotte Moore, BBC Content Manager , with ITV’s Creative Diversity Partner Nahrein Kemp wins ITV Studios Achievement of the Year Award, presented by Alex Scott. Douglas Road Productions Managing Director Angela Ferriera received the Premiere Digital Business Award from Anita Rani, while Joanna Scanlan presented The Company 3 Director Award to Jenny Ash, while producer Lisa Walters received the Netflix New Talent Award from Maggie Gyllenhaal. Alan Titchmarsh presented the Gravity Media Technology Award to Kate Davis, with whom he collaborated on several TV projects, with camera operator Ilana Garrard receiving the MBSE Craft Award from Max Harwood, with whom she worked on the hit Netflix show Sex education. The Envy Producer Award went to Anna Hall which was presented to her by Louis Theroux, and comedian Lou Sanders presented the IMDb Project Management Award to production manager Alex Boyd whose recent work includes the upcoming historical thriller, The man of the North.

Sundance dates in London, Wendy Mitchell joins

The 2022 Sundance Film Festival: London will return to Picturehouse Central from June 9-12, 2022, and the latest edition features a new addition to the senior squad with Wendy Mitchell join as Sundance Film Festival: London Producer. Mitchell joins the seventh edition of the festival. Last year’s event opened with Edgar Wright’s musical documentary The Sparks Brothers. The festival will continue to present the international and UK premieres of the Sundance Film Festival in Utah. Mitchell will continue its portfolio of existing independent projects, notably as Nordic and UK delegate for the San Sebastian International Film Festival. She replaces outgoing producer Mia Bays, who took on the role of director at the BFI Film Fund.

Alicia Vikander supports the Swedish film laboratory

Alicia Vikander is teaming up with the Göteborg Film Festival to launch an educational film program for young people in Sweden. The Alicia Vikander Film Lab aims to give young people the tools to express themselves through cinema and to increase diversity in the film industry. Vikander contributed to the design of the project and will participate in a workshop with the students each year. The actress announced the initiative while also being named an honorary member of the Sten A Olsson Foundation for Research and Culture. She donates the prize money to the lab, as well as a private donation. “I am very honored to receive the Stena Foundation scholarship. Having the chance to collaborate with the Gothenburg Film Festival on the Film Lab, to inspire young people and give them the opportunity to explore the world of cinema is something that fascinates me enormously, ”said Alicia Vikander.