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Thea Gajic

Director, Writer


Ian Benson

Nicola Biltoo

THEA GAJIC is an actress, writer and director born and raised in South London. Her first short film ‘RUN’ won the New Talent Award at BFI Future Film Fest and was selected as BFI Postroom’s Pick of The Month and Short of The Week where Thea was praised as “showcasing not only astute, rounded female characters but a strong directorial voice”.

Thea’s second short film ‘THE IMPORTANCE OF SKIN’ premiered via Short of The Week and screened at BFI. Her latest film ‘ELI’ was made with Film London on their London Calling 2018 Slate. Thea recently wrote and directed a short film for Stormzy that played during his Wireless Headline Set in London 2018. Thea is also a Sundance Ignite Fellow.


Film (Written/Directed)

ELI (Film London) 2018

CIGARETTES AND CUSH Live PA Film (Stormzy) 2018

2008: A MEMOIR (2018)

THE IMPORTANCE OF SKIN (Haus Pictures) 2017

RUN (2016)


Film (Directed)

SORRY, WHAT (2017)


Film (Written)



Theatre (Written)

BEFORE IT RAINS (National Youth Theatre, Epic Stages) 2018


Thea features on tracks with Jorja Smith, Jords and A2 as well as having collaborated on a spoken word piece for VICE TV. You can also see her starring in BBC3’s ‘Enterprice’.

Thea is represented for acting by Sandra Chalmers at Shepherd Management

Call Ian to discuss Thea or other Directors & Writers

+44 (0)20 7727 1346

Call Nicola to discuss Thea or other Directors & Writers

+44 (0)2077271346