About Jeanette

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Jeanette Rourke is a multi award winning Actor and Film Maker. Her first independent short film, And you are? was screened internationally and the winner of best experimental short in-The Big As Texas Film Festival 2016. Jeanette also writes and directs.

Following the huge international success of the BAFTA winning best short film, 'Do Not Erase' in which Jeanette magnificently captured the lead role of 'Annie' Jeanette continues to work in both stage and screen. The BAFTA win took Jeanette to screenings around the world and encounters with a wonderful global audience, who truly did take Annie (and Jeanette) to their hearts.

In February 2015 Jeanette came together with Ron Bambridge and formed, Hand Produced Films. Hand Produced Films (Ron and Jeanette Productions) make bold and unique films, combing their many years of creativity and talent. Their first film together, is currently subbing to festival, and their second premiered at Clapham Picture House 2016. They are currently working on their third film and their biggest project so far. 
Jeanette is also co-founder of Wayward Women films and with a passion for social inclusion in the arts and wellbeing Jeanette set up the "Were Born To Shine" project, providing access to arts and wellbeing, for those often on the edges of society. 

About Ron Bambridge - Hand Produced Films - Ron Bambridge is a multi award winning photographer and now film maker, based in London. His work has appeared in many books, as well as having his own books publish including one on Detroit, a personal documentary style series on the downturn and abandonment of the city.
He received the award of, Best Photographer 2013, in the Association of Photographers Open Awards for his Detroit photography.

A Lancashire lass born and bred, Jeanette has played a rich range of roles, including a dominatrix, teacher, business executive, doctor, judge, unhinged, and a mum. Jeanette trained in London, Paris and Berlin. Jeanette has a base in both London and Manchester: to find out more or to give her a job (don't be shy) contact her on


Nominated: Best Actress and  Best Short Filmhe Screening of And You Are? written and directed by Jeanette Rourke at THIS IS ENGLAND Rouen short film Festival, November 9th and at the SOFIE awards December 13 2014

and you are ? Written and Directed by Jeanette Rourke Nominated for  ROUEN-°©‚ÄźNORWICH CLUB SPECIAL PRIZE


The Chelsea Arts Club: Spotlight: Equity: IMDB: The Actors Centre: The So and So Club: Theatre 503 Writers group. Shooting People.
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