Raindance MA Alumni, Jersey native Helier Bissell-Thomas has just announced that screen legend Malcolm McDowell (A Clockwork Orange) has just been signed to work on his next feature film, a thriller shot and set in Los Angeles.

The film will be prodiced by Gravitas Ventures and helmed by Helier Bissell-Thomas, following his first feature film, Kaufman’s Game, which was his Master’s Thesis, and was released internationally to critical acclaim.



Baptiste is a writer hailing from the part of France where it is always sunny. At Raindance, he started as a marketing intern for the 23rd Raindance Film Festival in 2015, then joined the London team in 2016 as the Raindance Postgraduate Degree Registrar. He is passionate about diversity in film, his dissertation topic for his Master's Degree in Management, 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.