Anastasia Bruce-Jones is an award-winning writer and director.
They directed theatre for 6 years, including in the West End, Almeida Theatre and Edinburgh Fringe. Their productions received exclusively 4 and 5* reviews, and won both OnComm and OffComm awards.
In 2021 they completed their first short film, ‘All Girls’, which premiered at Aesthetica Film Festival and won Best Ensemble Performance at Cornwall Film Festival. In 2022, they won a commission from the BFI Film Academy to make 'Microwave', a queer dystopian love story, which premiered at Two Short Nights Film Festival and is currently entering the festival circuit.
Anastasia's feature script 'False Positive' and HE-TV series 'The Highwaymen' are both in development with Emergence Films.
Anastasia's work explores the depth and strangeness of experience, often by way of magic realism, dystopia and folk horror.