Experiencing Interruptions?

Give/ Take/ Women/ Space

Audio visual documentary taken from creative mothers in lockdown juggling their work and creative process with homeschooling duties.

  • Isabelle Defaut
  • Isabelle Defaut
  • Daisy Orton
  • Emily Corcoran
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    27 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    April 11, 2021
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    United Kingdom
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    United Kingdom
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Director Biography - Isabelle Defaut

Isabelle trained as an actress at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Arts, graduating in 1998. Once graduated, she started directing and assistant directing theatre productions in London, Edinburgh, Northern Europe as well as South Africa. She soon realised she much preferred directing than being on stage. She discovered she loved telling the whole story. She trained as a theatre director in 2017, with the directing program at the Studio Theatre, led by Joy Zimmerman, in Washington DC. She completed her Masters in Theatre Making at The University of Kent in 2021.
Isabelle directed her first short film 'The Long Night' in 2002.

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