About Baptiste Charles


Baptiste is a writer hailing from the part of France where it is always sunny. After a stint in politics and earning his Master's Degree in Management, he was a marketing intern for the 23rd Raindance Film Festival in 2015, then joined the team permanently in 2016 as the Registrar of the MA in Filmmaking. He is passionate about diversity in film, which he researches and writes about extensively. He is the producer of the hit webseries "Netflix & Kill" and the multi-award-winning short film "Alder", as well as a writer for stage and screen. His short film "U Up?" is currently in pre-production.

Independent Takeaways from the Oscars 2020

Independent Takeaways from the Oscars 2020

The Oscars 2020 have just passed, and drawn awards season to a close. We will soon get flooded with a number of think pieces predicting who will win next year, and before we know it awards season will start again this summer, ahead of the film festivals in Telluride,...