Nosa Eke is a platform agnostic writer/director working in traditional and interactive storytelling. She was chosen for the Soho Theatre Writers Lab and then attended the National Film and Television school, receiving a scholarship from the Royal Television Society and Sky while studying. At the NFTS, Nosa finished her digital series ‘The Grind’. It went on to screen at Underwire Festival and East End Film Festival among others, as well as the Sony Pictures Entertainment studios in LA, Picturehouse Central and Genesis Cinema. Her past shorts include ‘Moments Before Goodbyes’ and ‘Two Scoops’, the latter of which was shortlisted for Robert Rodriguez’s Keep Moving competition.
In 2016, Nosa took part in B3 Media’s TalentLab programme receiving mentoring from David Varela (BBC’s Sherlock: The Network) and Nelson George (Netflix’s The Get Down) and got through to the third phase to receive production funding towards her real time digital drama This Young Moment, which she developed with B3 Media, Nottingham Mixed Reality Labs and ALT Theatre. In 2017, Google Creative Labs Tea Uglow chose Nosa as a future creative leader. In the same year Nosa was spotlighted as a “next level gaming talent” by Apple for writing a real time narrative mobile phone experience.
Nosa was picked for the 2018 BFI Flare/BAFTA mentorship programme where she shadowed director Wayne Yip (Misfits, Preacher, Deadly Class) on the Christmas special of BBC’s Doctor Who. Nosa is currently writing on an episodic series on the Amazon Alexa for the BBC and has an interactive feature film in development with VR studio Marshmallow Laser Feast, as well as developing her own original interactive project with Untold Studios.
Nosa’s short film, Something In The Closet, premiered at the 2019 London Film Festival, funded by the BFI and Film London, and has been selected as one of Five Films for Freedom for BFI Flare and the British Council Film’s digital showcase of LGBTIQ+ themed work by emerging filmmakers.