Alice - In Her Hands
On the set of ‘In Her Hands’ – Photo Credit: Julie Dene

Alice Pennefather – Photographer, Director and Film Maker

After studying photography at Falmouth College of Art, British film-maker Alice Pennefather spent 6 years travelling and working abroad, focusing on scuba diving and filming underwater. Returning to London in 2011 she rediscovered her love of dance and now works as a freelance photographer and cinematographer. With several years experience photographing for companies such as The Royal Ballet, National Ballet of Canada, Garsington Opera and ZooNation, she has also developed her skills with moving image above and below the water on several commercials, major BBC and ITV dramas, short films and working on major features such as Tomb Raider, Kingsman, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, The Mummy (2017), Pan and Paddington 2.



Other Venice Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2017

Marina Del Rey Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2017

London International Short Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2017

Rosebud Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2017

Frostbite Indie Fest – Official Acceptance October 2017

Paris Short Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Myrtle Beach Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Nevada Women’s Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Door Kinetic Arts Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Utah Dance Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Jacksonsville Dance Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Flickers Film Festival, Rhode Island – Official Acceptance 2018


Cannes Short Film Corner – 2018

Imperial War Museum Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Flatlands Dance Film Festival -Official Acceptance 2018 / Audience Award

Choreoscope International Dance Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Arts Triangle Dance Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018 / AWARD for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Orlando Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Outlet Dance Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Rethink Dance Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2018

Utah Dance Film Festival – Official Acceptance 2019 / AWARD for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY / 2ND PLACE for CHOREOGRAPHY FOR A LENS

Richmond Dance Festival – Official Acceptance 2019




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