Deborah Espect

I am an award-winning writer / director, currently residing in Brighton, UK. My short films, web series and music videos have been screened in over 50 international film festivals.

I am currently developing my first feature, with Makelight Productions.

South East


2020 - Ellie and the Underdogs (feature under development with Makelight Productions)

2018 - A Little too Obtuse (music video)

2017 - The World Can Wait (short film)

2016 - As We Are (web series)

2014 - Writing a Film for Leisa Rea (short film)

2011 -  Dog Day (short film)

2008 - To Gina (short film)


Calling - The Old Red Lion Theatre & The King\'s Head Theatre, London

The Unlikely Writer - The Old Red Lion Theatre & The Soho Theatre, London

See No Evil - The Old Red Lion Theatre, London

To Gina - The Soho Theatre & The Old Red Lion Theatre, London

The Route Master/Prospects/Beauty Sleep/A Wales of a Time (sketches) - The Hen & Chickens, London


My Self, The Enemy - novel (Chipmunkapublishing)


The Route Master - Tin Can Podcasts

I Went and I Came Back - Tin Can Podcasts

Awards & Festivals

Over 50 festival screenings and 10 awards, full list available upon request

Books, Comedy, Comedy (topical), Film, Online writing, Radio, Short story, Theatre