Anna McNutt was born in Chicago to an American father and a Yugoslavian mother. Having grown up in a multilingual household, she is excited by stories that engage with and speak to a diverse audience while still being able to walk that fine line between comedy and drama.
Based in London, Anna has produced multiple award-winning short films, including BAFTA-Qualifying BabyThump (2021) starring Kathryn O'Reilly ('Rare Beasts') and shot on Super 16mm film by Camerimage Nominee, Tristan Chenais. Winner of the Audience Award at Encounters Film Festival, 2022, and Vimeo Staff Pick, the film is currently in competition for the 2023/24 European Short Film Audience Award.
Anna obtained an MA in Producing: Development, graduating First Class with Distinction from Goldsmiths, University of London. Prior to this, she specialized in Creative Writing, where she honed her skills as a writer in script, radio, and prose.
Anna has worked on several productions for Vogue and Vanity Fair. More recently, she assisted Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Jane Featherstone, at Emmy award-winning HETV production company, SISTER.