Joanne attended The Bristol Old Vic Theatre School where she trained as an actress. Since leaving she has had a full and varied career in the Theatre, TV, Radio, Voiceovers, Film and now writing and producing. She set up Mitchell-Brunt films with her husband Dominic Brunt and they have since had critical success with their first feature Before Dawn and their second feature, ‘Bait’.
Their third movie, Attack of The Adult Babies, was released in 2017, and their fourth feature, ‘Dennis McIntosh: Pyschic to the Stars’ is currently in development.
Joanne has directed two short films : Sybil (currently on Alter platform) and The Outing which is about to start its festival release this year.