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CELESTE BELL

books. film. music. education

 

POLY STYRENE: I AM A CLICHÉ

Feature Documentary co-directed by Celeste Bell and Paul Sng 

Released in the UK in 2021 by Modern Films and Sky Arts, and in February 2022 Utopia released the film in the United States.

Premiered at the Glasgow Film Festival, SXSW, HotDocs, SFF Film Festival and many more.

The film is BAFTA Scotland and Grierson Nominated for Best Feature Film and Best Music Documentary and won two BIFA (British Independent Film Awards) Awards in 2022, for Best Documentary and the Raindance Discovery Awards. Celeste was also nominated by BIFA for the Best Debut Director award for the film.

Some people think little girls should be soon and not heard....

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TV/RADIO/Q&A APPEARANCES

Celeste has made several television and radio appearances to talk about her work including: 


NPR (USA) WNYC "All of It with Alison Stewart" 

CBC (Canada) Breakfast Television

BBC South East News 

Artsnight (BBC)

The One Show (BBC)

Jonathan Ross - BBC Radio 2 

Robert Elms - BBC Radio London 

Lauren Lavern - BBC Radio 6 

Celeste has taken part in a variety of Q&A's both in person and virtually including: 

Aesthetica Festival/Birds Eye View 

Primadonna Festival

BFI (British Film Institute)
Bertha Doc House 

Curzon

 

CONTACT

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