About

Georgia is a writer / director based in London.

Her latest project Little Bird, premiered at the 2017 TriBeCa International Film Festival and is playing a number of other Oscar and BAFTA qualifiers this year. Prior to shooting, the film was awarded the Kodak Kickstarter Grant, the Jameson Works Film Bursary and the Audience Award Jury Prize. 

After an English degree, Georgia began her career as an in-house director, creating short content for Channel 4 and other leading brands such as Red Bull and Pepsi. Her shorts have screened at dozens of international festivals including New York Film Festival, Flickers: Rhode island and Galway Film Fleadh. 

In 2014 Georgia spent time in India documenting the lives of the trans community in the wake of a landmark new ruling, the documentary she co-directed will play at various international festivals this year. 

Georgia was recently selected as one of six emerging filmmakers on the BFI Flare & BAFTA mentorship scheme, as well as BFI NET.Work x BAFTA Crew 2017.  She is currently developing her first feature film as well as a TV adaptation of Little Bird, entitled Birds

 

 

Press

70th Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner Interview: Georgia Oakley & Rebecca Cronshey Little Bird

MENTORS ANNOUNCED FOR BFINETWORK@FLARE MENTORSHIPS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BAFTA

BFINETWORK @FLARE Mentorships in partnership with BAFTA: Meet the filmmakers

Bafta, BFI team on rebranded Bafta Crew; participants revealed

Tribeca Film Festival 2017: Favorite Short Films

Loud Genius - Female Centric Short Films Red Carpet Takeover at the Tribeca Film Festival

Kickstarter: 14 Kickstarter-funded Films to Screen at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival

VULTURE: Almost Half of Tribeca’s 2017 Short Film Selections Are Directed by Women

TriBeCa announcement Variety

TriBeCa announcement Deadline

TriBeCa announcement Screen Daily

Lyra Magazine - Interview

Kodak Bursary Announcement

Jameson Works Announcement

Interview Cinewomen Cahiers

LBB Online: Georgia Oakley Hits NY with Frayed

Indiewire: NYFF announcement, Frayed

NYFF presents the panel of short filmmakers, 2013

 

 

 

 
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