Filmmaker & Activist

Wanting to provide a young and female perspective on lesser-known stories, Ella turned to film making as an outlet for shining a light on the limitless lives of people whose stories are typically untold. Watch Ella’s In My Eyes episode to discover the lessons she’s learnt as a filmmaker and the work she’s done as an ambassador for teenage mental health charity stem 4.


More about Ella

Founder of London-based Broken Flames Productions,Ella Greenwood is a British filmmaker and ambassador for leading teenage mental health charity stem 4. Her films focus on various aspects of mental health and have been partnered with charities such as HUMEN and PAPYRUS. Her first short film 'Faulty Roots', telling the story of a teenage girl with depression, screened at festivals across the globe including BAFTA Qualifying Carmarthen Bay at which she won the Rising Star Award, and is now being developed into a feature film.​