Jane Warren

2017 JUDGE

ROLE / ORGANISATION

Writer/Producer/Director
Scriptease

LOCATION

New Zealand

SHORT BIO

After six years overseas, Jane Warren came home to New Zealand and wrote a thesis on Italian horror, did a two-year scriptwriting diploma, wrote the New Zealand Film Commission–funded short Trust Me, and set up the scriptwriters’ agency Scriptease. She works as an agent, scriptwriter, developer, director and producer, and occasionally teaches children to do the same. She wrote, directed and produced the New Zealand Film Commission–funded short Unit 6 and the NZ On Air–funded Put Your Hands Together Please; produced The Apple Tree; co-wrote Breaking & Entering; has four feature films in development; and has consulted on, or assessed, hundreds of other people’s shorts and features.