Heather Imani

Writer, British

Heather Imani has written for the BBC children’s television series “The Dumping Ground”. She was co-writer of the feature film “Milo”, which won awards at Giffoni Film Festival (Italy, 2012), Cinekid (Netherlands, 2012), Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People (Greece, 2013), and three awards at the European Youth Film Festival (Antwerp, Belgium, 2013): the Children’s Panel Best Film, the audience award for best film and the distribution prize.

Heather passed away in 2015 after a long battle against cancer. She will be greatly missed and will always be remembered as a talented writer and as a beautiful and generous person.