Simone Bett is a freelance producer based in Scotland. She’s currently producing Edinburgh set feature film First and Only. This is exciting thriller is based on the bestselling novel by Peter Flannery. The film was shot in 2017 will be submitted to festivals in 2018.
With her forensic attention to detail Simone has worked on broadcast documentaries for ITV (The Mysterious Scotland) and Channel 4 (Treasure, Series 1&2), and has worked on over a hundred acclaimed corporate and commercial films shot across all corners of the world.
In October 2015 Simone produced Simon, the prologue to First and Only with director Magnus Wake. This short film screened at 7 international film festivals. She also produced short films Chips and The Rehearsal.
At EIFF 2017 Simone meet AJ Sykes and a discussion started around the Sci-fi short film Perfect Worlds and the connecting feature ‘A Perfect Worlds’. Simone is very excited to be working on this original feature, particularly on the back of the success and interest in the short film.
In 2018 Simone will also be developing TV documentary, Doula, with writer and director Wilma Smith. This documentary looks at the important role of the Doula in childbirth.
Simone is an alumni of the Edinburgh International Film Festival’s Talent Lab programme, which she attended in 2016.
Simon, First and Only
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First and Only
Film (Thriller) Producer Simon, a young man with exceptional powers, tracks down a serial killer, battling not only his own demons but a government agency that has decided Simon is too dangerous to be allowed to roam free. Based on a bestseller by Peter Flannery.