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Anita Overland


Along with Mike Elliott, Anita Overland recently produced Director Steve McQueen’s anthology series of 5 films “Small Axe” due for transmission on the BBC in November 2020 and Amazon in the US.

Anita’s other producing credits include; ‘In This World’ for director Michael Winterbottom, which won a BAFTA for Best Film not in the English language and the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival; and the “Red Riding Trilogy’ for Channel 4.

Prior to “Small Axe”, Anita co-produced David Michod’s historical drama THE KING for Netflix; THE LITTLE STRANGER an adaptation of Sarah Waters novel with director Lenny Abrahamson and MY COUSIN RACHEL for Fox Searchlight Pictures and Free Range Films.

Other credits as Co-Producer include a number of successful feature films; THE YOUNG VICTORIA for GK Films, Phyllida Lloyd’s THE IRON LADY starring Meryl Streep and action drama RUSH with director Ron Howard for Working Title Films.