William Borthwick

Writer / Producer

William has been involved in film making since a young age, winning his first film competition at the age of 14. Since then he has worked on numerous projects in documentary, film, animation and sitcom for a variety of companies such as the BBC, Tiger Aspect and Eyeworks.

With an MA in Film Production and has been producing in film and television for over a decade. In 2006 he worked as a lecturer, teaching BA Hons Moving Image & Screen Media at the university of Essex. He has also worked as a Line Producer, Production Executive and Production Manager on several feature films and commercials, through Facefilms and Freelance. He has also producer over 20 music videos for various London based record labels.

"City Rats" was William's debut feature as a producer, who found the script and took it from rough draft to completed product, since then he has gathered a number of strong scripts, in varying stages of development, for the Facefilms slate, including "T-Leaf", a UK/Australia co-production directed by Paul McGuigan. "Black Cabs" directed by Steve Bendelack and was last year hired to help produce "Re-uniting the Rubins" a Family Comedy Staring Timothy Spall, Rhona Mitra and Honor Blackman.