Nicola Quilter


Director and Screenwriter

Nicola is an English-Australian director and screenwriter living in London. Via her production company Rocket Room, she has a development deal with Michael Grade’s StoryFirst shingle for her TV series COMBUSTIONE and she’s also been commissioned by the company to write the Pilot and shape a new series from a story by House of Cards writer and exec producer Michael Dobbs. She also wrote, directed and produced a film called TREASURE starring Samantha Bond for the BBC’s Culture In Quarantine in 2020, and her script DISC made top 10 on The Red List (USA), was a semi-finalist in Wescreenplay scifi competition, selected for JETS in 2019 and signed to Global Genesis USA 2020. Nicola also works as a script consultant and is on the board of Euroscript. She’s also written, directed and/or produced numerous shorts that have been screened in festivals all over the world. And in a previous life, she was a resident character on HOME & AWAY for Australia’s 7 Network and the BBC.

Showreel

Prawn

Director

Selected credits


date
production
producer / production company
shorts:
2020
TREASURE
Robert Del Maestro, Nicola Quilter / BBC tv
2017
PRAWN
Gerry Maguire, Nicola Quilter / Rocket Room
2016
THE ETERNAL
Nicola Petrides, Nicola Quilter / Rocket Room
2013
VERITY
Nicola Quilter, Meriel Rosenkranz, Eden Vik / Rocket Room
2012
COMA
Nicola Quilter / Rocket Room
2012
SPERM
Nicola Quilter / Rocket Room
2011
RAY MORLEY
Julian Miller, Nicola Quilter / Rocket Room
as Writer
commissioned scripts:
OUT OF TIME
Dominic Barlow / StoryFirst
optioned scripts:
COMBUSTIONE
Dominic Barlow / StoryFirst