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Eleanor Verner

Specialist in online
advertising

SCREENWRITER

Writing is about finding the simplest    
and most powerful way to deliver messages to the world.

2004

2007

Freelance Art Dept for film & Stylist at Urban Caprice

I spent several years working in art departments for music videos, shorts and feature film. Following on from this, I worked as a production design assistant and stylist for high-end events company Urban Caprice (Caprice Holdings).
 


London College of Communication, UAL - BA Film & Video

​LCC is known for being industry focused and I was taught by some inspiring and experienced academics, technical experts and leading specialist practitioners. Studying for this degree was my springboard into the creative industry.


 

2009

2011

Award-Winning Restaurant Owner
 
In 2009 I left London for Lyme Regis, where I opened my own restaurant 'The Mill Tea & Dining Room', which won The Good Food Guide's best restaurant in the South-West in 2011.

During this time I also wrote regular blogs and comedy columns for  Dorset Magazine and Stalking Elk Magazine.
Branded Content Producer
 
In 2011 I helped establish an ambitious new film production company Averner Films, which delivers content for premium brands, and which has sold a screenplay story edited by me (un-credited) to Pinewood Pictures. (Camera Trap, released 2015).

I worked as a producer of branded content for such clients as Make ArchitectsAvonSir Paul SmithThe Montreaux Jazz Cafe, Letaka Safaris and De Beers
   

2014 -
now

Freelance Writer
 
My first feature-length film script (Marriages at Claridge's) was a sucessful submission to the BBC Writersroom  and I am now working with a development producer there. My second feature-length script, (Alderney) reached the semi-finals of the Screen-craft Horror Competition 2015 and Quarter-finals of the Final Draft ‘Big Break’ Competition 2015. My TV Pilots (Salt-Boxer and The Tide Line) reached the Semi-finals of the Screencraft TV Pilot Comeptition in 2015 & 2016

I also write scripts for branded content, viral campaigns, explainers and animated & live-action online advertising for clients including: 
Harrods, BitSmith GamesBritish Standards InstituteBillhub, BathstoreJTI, LinxMBNA Property Partner, Kingfisher and B&Q.