Lizzie Oxby: Director – London, UK
Welcome. Lizzie Oxby is a multi-award winning filmmaker who graduated from the Royal College of Art in London. She specialises in making atmospheric films which blend animation with live action performance.
Her films often cross over from the dark to the beautiful in imaginative ways and have been screened at numerous international film festivals, including the London Film Festival, Clermont- Ferrand, Resfest, Krakow, Bilbao, Hiroshima, Stuttgart and Annecy as well as many other leading festivals. Her work has also been exhibited at major modern art and cultural institutes including The National Gallery, the Institute of Contemporary Arts, The Arnolfini and The Royal Academy of Art in London.
She has won 14 awards and 3 nominations including a British Animation Award, a British Independent Film Award nomination, and Gold and Silver Mikeldi Animation Awards.
Lizzie’s films have also featured on the following sites: Creative Review, The Huffington Post, WIRED – Bruce Sterling’s Beyond the Beyond, Gizmodo, Film News Briefs – Filmmakers to Watch, Sundancechannel.com, The Atlantic Magazine, Indiewire, Cartoon Brew, AWN, Televisual, Boing Boing tv, Vimeo Staff Picks, Digital Arts and The Village Voice.
Lizzie is represented for film by Lenny Beckerman - Head of Film and Television at Hello! & Company (Los Angeles). She’s currently writing a feature film project called Tiny Dots, and will continue to make more of her Daydreams - her ongoing series of micro films.
She has also created films for highly synchronised, live performances for the stage using multi-screens for dance and theatre and has lectured at Wimbledon College of Art and Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design. She’s been a member of the British Animation Awards jury and is also a published illustrator.
Clients also include: EMI UK, MTV, The Jerwood Foundation, Channel 4 Television, the National Trust and the award winning theatre company Theatre-Rites.