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Eva Riley

Director, Writer


Hannah Boulton

Ian Benson
  • +44 (0)207 467 0131

Eva is a Scottish director and screenwriter based in London. She graduated from the National Film and Television School in 2015, with her final year film Patriot premiering in the official competition at Cannes. In 2016, she was commissioned to write and direct Diagnosis by BBC Films and was named a Screen International ‘Star of Tomorrow’.

Her short films have screened at festivals including BFI London Film Festival, Edinburgh, Telluride and the BAFTA New Talent Awards. Eva’s first feature Perfect Ten premiered at the London Film Festival and received a theatrical and online release across several territories in 2020 despite Covid! She is developing her next feature The Circle with the screenwriter Emily Marcuson and producer Jacob Swan-Hyam, and developing an original tv series with Screen Scotland and Blue Bear Film 7 TV.


THE CIRCLE (Jacob Swan-Hyam) Current
Co-writer & Director

PERFECT TEN (iFeatures) 2019
Writer & Director
London Film Festival official selection 2019
Winner of The BIFA Raindance Discovery Award 2020


HERO (Screen Scotland/Blue Bear Film & TV) Current
Original Series – treatment & pilot commission

DIAGNOSIS (BBC Films, Greenlight scheme) 2017

Official Selection: Cannes Film Festival 2015



JOYRIDE (Blue Iris Films, funded by Ideastap) 2013
Nominated: BAFTA New Talent Awards
International Premier: Edinburgh International Film Festival
Official Selection: Leeds Film Festival, Cork Film Festival

SWEETHEART (Digicult, funded by Creative Scotland) 2011
Official Selection: Slamdance Film Festival, Underwire Film Festival, Dresden Film Festival, Message to Man Film Festival

Call Hannah to discuss Eva or other Directors & Writers

+44 (0) 207 467 0121

Call Ian to discuss Eva or other Directors & Writers

+44 (0)207 467 0131