MA Mentor *
Anthony Vander is an award winning Filmmaker and producer.
In 2023 Anthony was accepted as a full BAFTA member for his considerable contribution to the film industry.
Anthony's work was featured during We Are Parable and British Film Institute 'WHO WE ARE' season in July 2020 which shined a light at Black British filmmakers in the UK. .
His first short film ‘Hooligan’ screened at The Short Film Corner at Cannes Film Festival in 2012. In 2014, Anthony’s directorial debut feature film, 'Sweetboy' had its North American première at the American Black Film Festival and in 2017 aired on London Live television multiple times. His second short film 'Spar' screened at festivals including S.O.U.L Connect and The Miami Independent Film Festival. Anthony's fifth short film 'Finale' is currently playing at the Bafta qualifying Aesthetica Film Festival 2021
Anthony is currently in post production with the pilot episode of 'Spar'. The television pilot will broadcast in early 2024.
* Freelance lecturer