Stella Scott is a director from London signed to Pulse Films. She graduated from Central Saint Martins in Performance: Design and Practice.

Stella’s current slate includes short films BULLDOZER, co-written with Jess O’Kane in development with BBC Films, VIRTUOSO co-written with Victoria Rigby in production with Rooks Nest, and feature film MARIA written by Helen Simmons and produced by Sorcha Bacon in development with iFeatures.

Her original work has been commissioned by Film London, Gucci, Chanel, the Tate, Dazed Digital, Art Night and Victoria Miro and screened at festivals worldwide. She has developed a compelling storytelling style and is invested in creating indigenous work with new British talent.

James Sorton EP Pulse Films
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"As a youth worker, I needed a storytelling medium that teenagers would enjoy using. I made my first documentaries with them, and loved the immediacy of it as much as they did — I was hooked and have been developing my storytelling methods ever since."

— Stella Scott, interview




Yves Saint Laurent
Agent Provocateur
National Theatre
Film London
BBC Storyworks
Google Pixel 2

Dazed Digital
New Balance
Unicef UK
Visit Dubai
Estée Lauder

Kid’s Company
Condé Nast
British Vogue
British GQ
Max Factor
BBC Inspire
Victoria Miro Gallery
Hole & Corner
Guardian Labs

AnOther Magazine
Immersive Cult
Dita Eyewear
Christian Louboutin
Hassan Hajjaj
Mark Wallinger
Ellen Von-Unwerth
Alice Hawkins



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Sharpie | Wunderman Thompson | Pulse Films
Olivia Dean Password Change | AMF Records | Pulse Films
Amun ft. SAFE Cycle | Sony Music | Pulse Films
RAF My Two Homes | Livity | Pulse Films
Human Microphone | Pervilion | Art Night
To Spoor A Stockroom | Pervilion | 4:3
Nike Dream Crazy | Nike | Vice
The Millie Bag | Mulberry | iD | Pulse Films
Let’s Talk About You Amber Mark | W Records | Vice
Montana | Nowness, Byronesque & Farfetched | Pulse Films
dayfly Dean | Pulse Films
Max Factor Voices | Condé Nast International & Max Factor | Pulse Films
A Night Out With Zoë Kravitz | Vogue & YSL | Pulse Films
ellaOne My Morning After | Havas | Pulse Films
Mr Flea
WATCHOUT FloHio | Pulse Films
Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall | Nowness & Mulberry | Pulse Films
Black Country Fusion | Carling | Havas | Somesuch
Christian Louboutin | Vogue & French Vogue
Estée Lauder | Vogue
The Fox & Goldfinch
Floating | Dita Eyewear | The Smalls
Getting To Know Gugu Mbatha-Raw | Vogue
Stories of Young with Naomi Campbell | Nike | Pulse Films
Hewlett Packard Chimera Social | Flare BBDO
Naomi Shimada | Google Labs | Google Pixel 2 | Somesuch
My Dubai | Visit Dubai | BBC Storyworks
Access All Angles | Dazed | Huawei | Somesuch (self-shooting)
Brinkworth  (self-shooting)
Maslaha (self-shooting) 
Zero Regrets with Lady Leshurr | HSBC | WAS | Friend
In The Bag feat. Edie Campbell | Vogue & YSL
This Is Camden | Camden Town Brewery | Garage | Royal Productions
Gabrielle Chanel: The Unmaking of a Fragrance | Chanel | i-D & Chanel | Friend
Glin Castle | Nowness
Welcome To My World feat. Jessica Diner | Vogue & Philips
Zandra Rhodes | Valentino | Friend
INIKI with Sofia Richie | adidas | U-Dox
The Fox & Goldfinch (+ co-director, self-shooting, photographer)
Rauschenberg | Tate  (+ self-shooting)
The Performers: Act I | Condé Nast & GUCCI
Zelalem (Vector of Light) | Mikael Seifu (+ co-producer) 
Makers of The Moment | Glamour & Microsoft
Reverie | Dazed Digital  (+ co-producer, photographer)
Making a Scene: The Roots of British Style | British Vogue | British GQ | River Island
The Last Shadow Puppets | Dir. Ellen von Unwerth | EVU Studios | British GQ (+ self-shooting)
Louise Nevelson | Tate
A Life Changed Through Writing | First Story
You Are Your Toughest Opponent | New Balance | Archer’s Mark | BMB
Life after the Nepal Earthquakes, Nepal | Unicef UK (self-shooting + photographer)
Chirico | SHOWStudio  (+ self-shooting)
Agent Provocateur AW15 - Knickers Forever | Dir. Alice Hawkins | We Folk (producer + camera operator)
Away With The Fairies | Tom Rosenthal
Apple Tarts | Tom Rosenthal
Barbara Hepworth Letters | Tate  (+ producer, self-shooting)
The Lovers | Tate  (+ producer, self-shooting)
LA Influencers | adidas | U-Dox  (+ self-shooting)
Tanya Burr’s Summer Selects | Very | Kameleon
Chevrolet | MOFILM  (+ co-director)
Quote’s Archive | adidas | UMI  (+ self-shooting)
Street Angel | Dazed Digital | UMI
21st Birthday | Told by an Idiot  (+ self-shooting)
Never Try This At Home | Told by an Idiot  (+ self-shooting)
Aziza’s Place: Inspiring Aspirations | Aziza’s Place, Cambodia  (+ producer, self-shooting)
Wild Worlds | Artful Badger  (+ producer, self-shooting)
War Horse & V&A Museum | National Theatre  (+ producer, self-shooting)
Descent of Man | Mark Wallinger (+ producer)
One Man, Two Guvnors | National Theatre  (+ self-shooting)
School 21 Primary | Blanket  (+ self-shooting)
School 21 Secondary & Oracy | Blanket  (+ self-shooting)
Samut Sakhon, Thailand | Raks Thai Foundation and CARE USA  (+ self-shooting, photographer)
Day in the Life Of, Vietnam | Binh Luc Orphanage  (+ producer, self-shooting, photographer)
It’s A Sneaker Thing & Sneaker Street Light Art | Footlocker | UMI  (+ self-shooting)
Homelessness | Kings Corner Youth Project
Between Us | Kid’s Company
Finding Sol | Film London
Show and Tell | Kid’s Company (+ self-shooting, editor)



Agent Provocateur AW15 - Knickers Forever | Dir. Alice Hawkins | We Folk
Karima | Hassan Hajjaj
adidas Originals Collector’s Project: SneakerQueen & Ralf Tiittanen | UMI
Banteay Sleak Medical Clinic, Cambodia | CamKids


Glin Castle | Nowness
INIKI with Sofia Richie | adidas
The Fox & Goldfinch
Rauschenberg | Tate
Reverie | Dazed Digital
Eska Roundhouse Video Projections
Louise Nevelson | Tate
A Life Changed Through Writing | First Story
The Last Shadow Puppets | Ellen von Unwerth | British GQ
The Flame | Millicom | Greencave People
Chirico | SHOWStudio
Futurecraft 3D | adidas | U-Dox
Agent Provocateur AW15 - Knickers Forever | Dir. Alice Hawkins | We Folk
Barbara Hepworth Letters | Tate
LA Influencers | adidas | U-Dox
Chevrolet | MOFILM
Swim Dem | BBC Inspire | Markthree Media
The Lovers | Tate
MUNCHIES Guide to Sweden | FremantleMedia & VICE
How-To | FremantleMedia & VICE
Quote’s Archive | adidas | UMI
Street Angel | Dazed Digital | UMI
Aziza’s Place: Inspiring Aspirations | Aziza’s Place, Cambodia
War Horse & V&A Museum | National Theatre
The Story Of Saudade | Hole & Corner
21st Birthday | Told by an Idiot
Descent of Man | Mark Wallinger
BBC OUCH | Markthree Media
One Man, Two Guvnors | National Theatre
School 21 Primary | Blanket
School 21 Secondary & Oracy | Blanket
Kesh Angels | Hassan Hajjaj
Shades | Kosuke Araki
Samut Sakhon, Thailand | Raks Thai Foundation and CARE USA
Day in the Life Of | Binh Luc Orphanage
Warhorse Music School | National Theatre

2011 - 2013 U-Dox Editor (clients Nissan, Ben Sherman, Ralph Lauren, Spine TV Sessions, Leo Leigh, Stolen Moments, HOSB)



The Fox & Goldfinch
Reverie | Dazed Digital
Between Us, The Play | Kid’s Company
Finding Sol | Film London


Introduction to David Harrison’s Flowers of Evil catalogue | Victoria Miro
Feature on David Harrison Pleasure Garden Issue 2 Autumn/Winter 2017-18


Misc. Roles

Cut Films Youth Awards 2018 (judging panel)
LSFF 2018 (panel discussion)
Central Saint Martins MA Performance Design & Practice (teaching session)
Children's Society | Mediorite (photographer)
Myadorable | Kalemeon (photographer)
St Luke’s Children’s Film Project | St Lukes Centre  (participatory filmmaker)
Workshop | Harrow International School Bangkok  (film tutor)
LouLou's Through The Looking Glass | Immersive Cult & AnOther Magazine (art director)
Kid’s Company  (participatory filmmaker)
KCP Youth Project  (participatory filmmaker) 



2004-2005 Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

2005-2007 Performance Design and Practice (BA Hons) CSM, London


Awards, Exhibitions and Screenings

Human Microphone | Pervilion | Art Night
To Spoor A Stockroom | Pervilion | 4:3

Reverie | Dazed Digital

Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017
Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2017
Barbican Festival Chronic Youth 2017
East End Film Festival 2017
Black International Film Festival 2017
LifAwards Best Experimental Short
London Independent Film Awards 2017
movies4movies 2017
LABF Festival 2017
Portobello Film Festival 2017
Underwire Festival best editing nominee 2017
LSFF 2018

Futurecraft 3D | adidas | U-Dox

Lovie Gold Winner Best Editing 2016


Street Angel | Dazed Digital

Vimeo Staff Pick
Frontline 2015
The Smalls 2014
CPH: Market 2014

Finding Sol | Film London

Underwire Film Festival 2010
Renoir Cinema Audience Award
Best of Boroughs Nomination 2009


"The Fox & Goldfinch documents a love of wildlife in urban London' - Milk

"Stella Scott is a writer and director from London." — Free The Bid

"Stella Scott set out to examine the mindset of the young generation in post-Brexit Britain." — girlsinfilm

"The Primal Scream frontman muses on his creative hero Jean Genet." — girlsinfilm

"Scott’s unique style combines a natural affinity for storytelling with the unobtrusive study of people to find beautiful images in everyday situations."

Stella Scott is a talented British visual artist.” —

“Stella’s aesthetics are decidedly modern and fearless.“ — Blueberry 

"The film has a magical otherworldly feel... a common theme in Stella's work."
Simon Astbury, on The Performers: Act I

"A much-needed vivid depiction of youthful optimism"
— Dazed, on Reverie

”'Made Local' Campaign Shines Spotlight on LGBTQ+ Football Team”
Little Black Book
David Reviews, on Black Country Fusion

”A reflection on the gentrification-led clean-up of London’s centre”
— iD, on To Spoor A Stockroom'

”Filmmaker Stella Scott tracks liquid cycles that confront the sanitised the future and fetishisation of space in central London.”
- Twin magazine, on To Spoor A Stockroom