I’m terribly proud of my daughter Esther, who was recently awarded one of the New German Directors’ Showcase Awards.

Here’s a still from The Egocentricity of Desire, Esther’s ‘impressive and intelligent own production’- the short film which won the prize:

And here’s Esther in Hamburg clowning with the other winners:

You’ll note she’s the only woman amongst them. There are still too few women directors. Or perhaps too few who are getting noticed?