Raindance MA Alumni to work with Malcolm McDowell on his next feature film - Raindance

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. 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.