Lisa is the director of Live Cinema UK: the country's only organization focused on bringing artists, exhibitors, distributors and producers closer together to create amazing experiential cinema projects. Live Cinema UK recently launched the Live Cinema Talent Pool to support emerging musical, digital and VR talent to create new work in the cinema sector. The Talent Pool's new commissions will premiere at the Live Cinema Summit at Sheffield Doc/Fest in June 2018.
The organisation has also conducted the world's first industry research into live cinema, culminating in the world's first Live Cinema Conference, which returns for its second edition in 2018, and regularly commissions new work with funding from Arts Council England, the BFI and Creative Europe.
Lisa works with a who's who of clients and partners across the UK and internationally, including Sheffield Doc/Fest, the BFI, Leeds International Film Festival, and the National Media Museum, with collaborating artists including DJ Yoda, Mica Levi, Norman Jay MBE and Asian Dub Foundation.
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