Nichola is an award-winning Writer-Director and 2020 Sundance Fellow. She recently won All3 Media's New Drama Script award at Edinburgh TV Festival's 2020 New Voice awards. 

She is a BFI NET.WORK x BAFTA Crew listed director and a graduate of the prestigious NFTS Directors Workshop, an intensive training programme supported by Walt Disney. Her graduation film ‘THE PASSING’ is currently touring the festival circuit and is screening on Film 4/ All 4. 


Her 1st short film 'SKINSHIP' played at over 20 international film festivals and premiered online with NOWNESS. Her 2nd short film 'MURMURS' screened at numerous BAFTA qualifying festivals, including Underwire, where she was nominated for Best Director. 

She is currently being mentored by Hong Khaou (through BEATS fellowship programme) and by Nick Rowland.


Nichola gravitates towards gritty, hard-hitting emotional narratives. Often placing her characters in out of the ordinary situations that push them to their emotional limits. She loves to create content that prompts action, offers insight into characters' closeted inner lives, and gives audiences rare glimpses into other worlds. 

She is currently developing various TV ideas and her 1st feature film with Ardimages

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