Jess is an award-winning filmmaker and an award-nominated playwright. Her first play was Offie nominated for Best New Play and her next sold out at Edinburgh Fringe. Her directorial debut short was funded by @thisisonefifty and premiered @CamFilmFest. She has written several other short films and an @audibleuk series, BOOK LOVERS. She is a @WFTV_UK Mentee and an @BAFTA Connect member, and also doing a PhD in screen drama and the UN SDGs.