Elliot Grove founded Raindance Film Festival in 1993, the British Independent Film Awards in 1998, Raindance Canada in 2004, Raindance.TV(co-founder) 2007 and Raindance NYC in 2010 i. He has produced over 150 short films, and 5 feature films. He has written eight scripts, one of which is currently in pre-production. His first feature film, TABLE 5 was shot on 35mm and completed for a total of £278.38. He teaches writers and producers in the UK, Europe, Japan and America. He has written two books which have become industry standards: RAINDANCE WRITERS' LAB (Focal Press 2008) and RAINDANCE PRODUCERS' LAB (2004). Another book: Filmmaking: 130 Steps from Script to Screen (Barrons) was published in 2009. His first novel THE BANDIT QUEEN is scheduled for publication next year. His film production company Raindance Raw Talent completed the feature film, Love.Honour.Obey (2013) written by Mark Rogers and directed by Ate de Jong. Specialties: Producing, Writing, Social Media
I am the founder and artistic director.
I worked as scenic artist or set designer on 68 features and over 700 commercials and shorts in London and Toronto
Drew, painted, sculpture
In 2009 I was awarded Honourary Doctorate from Open University for services to education.