Welcome to Wax Films a multi award winning resourceful company that makes innovative films of all shapes and sizes. Our name has become associated with intelligent and fun film production. From concept, script to screen we make films from scratch. Original in our thinking and ready with a multitude of skills in the area of film and video production, post production, motion graphics and animation.
Annabel Vine: Writer/Director
Annabel has 20 years of film making experience to draw from. Her role at Wax is to drum up ideas, shoot and deliver. She brings a wealth of hands on production knowledge and is never happier than when a good creative plan is hatching.
Luke Flegg: Camera. Luke is a big picture visionary with a background in cinematography. His inventive approach to his work, combined with his experience and fantastic hand held camera skills achieve stunning results.
Ant Evans: Motion Graphics/animation.
Ant is a freelance motion graphic wizard who brings the technical skills and creative flair that make animated films pop. With over 12 years of experience he has the speed and understanding needed to make animation an affordable element of any film.
Jessica Pearson: Camera/sound/editor.
Jessica has been working with Wax Films since 2014. She is a dedicated shooter whose flair has brought some sparkle to many of our films. She has fast tracked herself to become a valuable all rounder, as comfortable in the edit as behind the camera.
Made with Maturity
Founder of Wax Film, Annabel is a writer/director with a range of award-winning shorts and extensive commercial experience.
Her commissioned feature screenplay SKYWARD is in active development with SKIPYARD PRODUCTIONS.
Her last short films GRANBAD, SKIP GIRL and LETTERBOX have screened at over forty-eight international film festivals including multiple BAFTA, BIFA and, Academy qualifying ones; they have won fourteen awards with a further ten nominations between them.
She founded her production company WAX FILMS in 2007. It began its incarnation with an on-line nine-part series for Wildlife Watch. Wax continues to make innovative content of all shapes and sizes for big brands like HEINEKEN, charities like THE WILDLIFE TRUSTS and artisans like NKUKU.
Annabel is a film graduate from The University of Westminster. She began her career as an editor based at Ealing Studios, then went on to join James Lebon’s production company, Love Films, who were making music videos for emerging West London hip-hop artists. Later she worked for Billy Connolly’s production company Tickety-Boo, directing and editing his live show DVDs including Two Night Stand.
As well as SKYWARD and multiple short screenplays Annabel is writing two other feature scripts BEDTIME STORIES and BOTANICA, and two TV comedies THE ANARCHISTS’ COOKBOOK and BISHOP’S GREEN SOCIAL CLUB.
She is represented by Steven Russell of Collective Tallent http://www.collectivetalent.co.uk/annabel-vine.html
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Whoop Whoop Granbad will screen at BAFTA and #BIFA Awards qualifying Norwich Film Festival. #NFF2019 #norwichfilmfesival. Can’t wait to attend. #filmfestival #womeninfilm #ChangingTheNarrative, #BAFTA #Granbad #shortfilm British IndieRead Full Story
Jumping for Joy. Skip Girl will screen at Canada’s prestigious women’s film festival Female Eye Film Festival. This will be the film’s Canadian premiere. The 18th Female Eye Film Festival (FeFF) will take place March 4th-7th, 2021 at TIFF Bell Light Box. It should be noted we have a Female Eye program in March 2020 at […]Read Full Story
We are chuffed to announce that our short film SKIP GIRL will screen at this year’s BAFTA qualifying film festival Aesthetica. The programme looks thrilling and I’m looking forward to indulging in some short film watching.Read Full Story
I have made a short film called Granbad, it is about a dyslexic boy who inadvertently teaches a bully that it is not soppy to love your family and like spending time with them. Being a dyslexic who was bullied by my teacher at age 7 this is a hugely important film to me. It […]Read Full Story
Skip Girl is in the can. We have been in post production since April and are doing the colour grade on August 7th. The highly talented Jay Price is doing the sound design for the film. We are very much looking forward to working with him.Read Full Story
I am not sure if we are the inventors of the pit wig. It must have been done before, maybe in Clan of the Cave Bear. Did Daryl Hannah have hairy pits? Well lets just say we are. My fantastic make up artist Kat Krupa-Ringuet created, no invented the pit wig. Well it was my […]Read Full Story
Annabel’s short film Skip Girl is in pre-production. Due to be shot in London April 2017. Martin Ware from Nina Gold has pulled a stella cast together. Ben is being played by Richard Glover (Into the Woods, Rogue One), Tor will be played by Melanie Gray (The Aliens, Behold the Monkey) and rising star […]Read Full Story
Shooting a corporate film in Singapore for the Business school Insead was great fun. Not only did we meet 300 people from 74 different countries, I also got to collaborate closely with six incredible creative minds, engage with a forward thinking community charity and catch up with my old flat mate Briony. Sometime corporate shooting is […]Read Full Story
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