Annabelle Pangborn

Director of the Northern Film School

Annabelle Pangborn trained as a musician and composer at the London College of Music, and as a filmmaker at the Royal College of Art. She has worked extensively in film and television as a composer and sound designer on award winning drama, documentary, dance film and experimental animation. Collaborations have included work with Penny Woolcock, Sarah Turner, Beeban Kidron, Simon Pummell and Ilya Khrzhanovskiy on his hugely ambitious film and arts project DAU. She is also a writer and has produced films through her own production company which have been released through Columbia Tri Star (Stung, dir. S.Williams) and the BFI (Once Seen, dir. S. Williams).

Annabelle has taught throughout Europe, Cuba, Jordan and the UK, and was formerly Head of Editing, Sound and Music at the National Film & Television School, UK. She was appointed Director of the Northern Film School, Leeds, earlier this year.