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GREENROOM FILMS SIGN INDIGO BATES.
8 April 2024

Director Indigo Bates is back on home soil thanks to Greenroom Films. Born and raised in London, Bates has spent the last ten years in Paris, Buenos Aires, and New York. The more she travelled, the more confident she became behind the camera. So we can expect from her Greenroom era?

"I'm very excited to be working with them," Bates says, "as the level of craft and soul in their work really is their point of difference. I can't wait to create films with them that elevate the concept and actually make you feel something, connecting with audiences on a deeper level and leaving that lasting impression."


She adds: "I love finding humanity in a script, the thing that's relatable or amusing, or just something that hits an emotional chord. And getting to do this whilst collaborating with talented, smart people who share that passion makes me feel very lucky."

Her globe-trotting energy made her the ideal fit for this money transfer spot. A woman calls her family in India and asks, "Did you get the money I sent with Western Union?" Once money transfers are on the brain, Bates is free to dart around the house with her camera. We like the spice cloud (not the kind found on Arrakis) that engulfs one family member.


You can watch plenty more from Indigo Bates here. Next, ring Lucy Ball on 0131 454 3440 or email lucy.ball@greenroomfilms.com.

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