John Giwa-Amu, Co-Owner, Red and Black Films
John runs production company Red and Black Films. The company’s first feature, Little White Lies, won two BAFTA Cymru Awards and was BIFA-nominated. The Machine premiered in Tribeca, won three BAFTAs Cymru and a BIFA. A $9m TV pilot was commissioned by NBC Universal / SyFy which John executive produced. Don’t Knock Twice generated almost $4m at the box office and The Party, directed by Sally Potter, won the Guild Prize at Berlin and a BIFA.
John has won the BBC Talent Award, is a Breakthrough Brit honouree, named a Future Leader by Screen International and has graduated from Inside Pictures.