Film – Thomas Payton-Green
- Role: Judge
- Organisation: Film Winner 2016
- Categories: Film
- Years: 2017
Thomas is a British filmmaker based in Sheffield. After Graduating from the Manchester School of Art he was commissioned to make a short film for Channel 4's Random Acts which was later broadcast. This was followed by Winning the DBACE in 2016 with doctor and photographer Safiya Noor Dhanani for their project 'Samaanta', which uses filmmaking and screenings to explore the root causes of gender based violence, and ignite community action projects to tackle the issues surrounding it. Thomas runs a production company alongside making personal work that is commissioned, broadcast and screened in the UK and overseas.