Meg Campbell is an award-winning director who has recently graduated from the NFTS with an MA in Directing Fiction. Her short film Present, stared acclaimed British actress Sarah Parish and premiered on opening night at Rhode Island International Film Festival where Meg was awarded the prize for Best Director. Present, has since screened at numerous film festivals including Encounters where it won the NAHEMI award for Best Short Film. Present also screened at 16 Odeon cinemas as part of the ‘Best Short Films of the Year’ competition and was longlisted for BAFTA’s Best Short Film. Other projects include Rock, starring Emmy award-winning actress Michelle Collins, Maisie, starring Olivier award-winning actress Jill Halfpenny and most recently Bluebird, starring Fiona O’Shaughnessy which premiered in competition at London Short Film Festival earlier this year.
She has created a commercial, Letter From an Old Boy, for Scotland’s largest children’s charity, The Aberlour Trust, which premiered at Edinburgh International Film Festival and has directed a commercial for Centrepoint as part of the Kodak Commercials Competition where she picked up first prize and was later nominated for a Royal Television Society Award. Meg has just completed a 45-second commercial for the ODEON’s social media campaign, is mentored by Nicola Shindler and is represented by Jack Thomas at Independent Talent. Her first feature film, The White Stork, is in development with Creative England, the BFI and BBC Films as part of their emerging talent strand, iFeatures.