Isabelle Sieb is an award-winning British-German director. She has directed four fiction short films that have played at festivals internationally and in the UK and have won her several awards and nominations.
Isabelle has recently been selected as one of five directors for Creative England's iShorts+ FUNNY GIRLS scheme, in partnership with Big Talk and Babycow Productions, with her film THREE WOMEN WAIT FOR DEATH, written by BAFTA-nominated writer Nat Luurtsema. The film won the Chris Collins Best of British Live Action award at the Oscar- and BAFTA-qualifying Encounters Film Festival 2016 and was long-listed for the Best British Short Film BAFTA 2017.
She was also selected for Northern Film & Media's RISE feature development scheme in 2015 and for Kate Leys' and Edinburgh International Film Festival's 2016 CONNECTIONS scheme with writer Emer Kenny.
Isabelle will be the lead director on Sky's new teen TV drama NYELA'S DREAM, created by Holly Phillips and produced by Paul McKenzie and Foz Allan. She will be setting up the show with episodes 1 - 6.
Isabelle is also currently developing an original comedy-drama TV series with Sacha Baron Cohen and Andrew Newman's production company Spelthorne Community Television and Channel 4, an original drama series with the Emmy and BAFTA-winning Kindle Entertainment, as well as another original drama series with the Emmy- and BAFTA-winning Kudos, all co-created with and written by Kefi Chadwick.