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festival team

Managing Director: The White Bus Ltd 
Festival Director: Southend-on-Sea Film Festival and Horror on Sea Film Festival


Festival Director's PA Gala Night: Heather Vine


Front of House Manager (Opening Gala): David Simpson

VIP Assistants:  Claudia Brown & Fran Brown

Front of House Managers (Main Festival): Vanda Moyse & Jan Wallis

Financial Director: Stephen Podgorney

Programming: Paul Cotgrove

Public Relations: Tracy Jones (Brera)

Brochure Editor & Programme Notes: David Simpson

Website Design & Development: Vanda Moyse

Brochure Design & Development: Lucy Player

Social Media Manager: Lou Dobson

Photography: Gaz De Vere


Technical Director and Chief Projectionist: Mark Joseph

Projection Team: Kevin Faulkner, Chris Izod, Andrew Joseph, Leah Laverick

Festival Technical Support: Brian Warrens 

Festival Assistants: Tina Cotgrove, Gaile McDonald, Peter Moorhouse, Charlie Navarro, Roger Robinson, Helen Robertson, Kathryn Rosoman & Heather Vine

Special Thanks: Celtic Marches, Daryl Easlea, Ed Findlay, Neil Harding,  Phil Morrison and  Philip Rogers

Please email if you wish to contact any member of the team

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