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Faye Gilbert

Director / Writer

Faye is a writer / director of broadcast drama and film and a self-shooting producer / director of documentaries. She is currently lead director of ITV drama series THE BAY (Tall Story Pictures) and has just completed a Microwave commissioned feature film ZERO (BBC Films / BFI / Film London) which she wrote / directed and is due to be released later this year.

Previously Faye was the 2nd Unit director for BBC1’s THE SALISBURY POISONINGS (dir. Saul Dibb / prod. Karen Lewis) and mentored by both Saul Dibb and Danny Boyle.

Her previous short drama films have been commissioned by BFI, Channel4, FilmFour and screened at major festivals across the world. Her short film PERDIE was BAFTA nominated, HARD LITTLE MAN won an Orange/FilmFour prize and her last short film THE LINE premiered and was in competition at Palm Springs film festival.

Over the past ten years Faye has also series produced factual and current affair documentaries for Economist Films and produced / directed documentaries all over the world from Ch4 DISPATCHES, to Discovery’s medical series BODY BIZARRE as well as online factual content for VICE and YouTube.

Faye has just been selected as one of 2021’s Film London Lodestars, a list which celebrates talent who shine with outstanding creativity or craftsmanship.

Credits

TELEVISION
Date: 2021
Production (role):
THE BAY S03
Company:
Tall Story Pictures/ ITV
Project details:
Season 3, Eps 1-3 - Director
Date: 2020
Production (role):
THE SALISBURY POISONINGS
Company:
Dancing Ledge Productions / BBC One
Project details:
Season 1, Episode 1 - Second Unit Director
FEATURE FILM
Date: 2018
Production (role):
ZERO (Writer / Director)
Company:
Microwave / BBC Films / BFI / Film London
Project details:
Completed
SHORT FILMS
Date: 2014
Production (role):
THE LINE (Writer / Director)
Company:
BFI Lighthouse
Project details:
Featured in the London Short Film Festival, amongst others
Date: 2009
Production (role):
LEAVING EVA (Writer / Director)
Company:
The Bureau
Date: 2003
Production (role):
SICK (Director)
Company:
Coming Up / Touchpaper TV / Channel4
Date: 2002
Production (role):
HARD LITTLE MAN (Writer / Director)
Company:
Film4
Date: 1999
Production (role):
PERDIE (Writer / Director)
Company:
First Take Films
Project details:
Nominated Best Short Film at BAFTA's 2000

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2021
    Production (role): THE BAY S03
    Company: Tall Story Pictures/ ITV
    Project details: Season 3, Eps 1-3 - Director
  • Date: 2020
    Production (role): THE SALISBURY POISONINGS
    Company: Dancing Ledge Productions / BBC One
    Project details: Season 1, Episode 1 - Second Unit Director
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): ZERO (Writer / Director)
    Company: Microwave / BBC Films / BFI / Film London
    Project details: Completed
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2014
    Production (role): THE LINE (Writer / Director)
    Company: BFI Lighthouse
    Project details: Featured in the London Short Film Festival, amongst others
  • Date: 2009
    Production (role): LEAVING EVA (Writer / Director)
    Company: The Bureau
    Project details:
  • Date: 2003
    Production (role): SICK (Director)
    Company: Coming Up / Touchpaper TV / Channel4
    Project details:
  • Date: 2002
    Production (role): HARD LITTLE MAN (Writer / Director)
    Company: Film4
    Project details:
  • Date: 1999
    Production (role): PERDIE (Writer / Director)
    Company: First Take Films
    Project details: Nominated Best Short Film at BAFTA's 2000