Brett's initial background is in management within the UK Civil Service and from*1995-1998 worked as the Team Leader for a World Bank/British Council Project in Kyrgyzstan. He was also the British Honorary Consul in Kyrgyzstan and was instrumental in organizing the visit of HRH The Prince of Wales to Bishkek in 1996.
During 2001 Brett attended the New York Film Academy and since then has worked on the Management and Marketing Team for Odeon Cinemas in London and later with the Kyrgyz Film Industry. He has been a Producer and Consultant on several award-winning Kyrgyz films, including four Oscar submissions for Best Foreign Language Film.
Brett is currently the Director of Operations for the Asian World Film Festival which specializes in screening Oscar and Golden Globe submissions from the Asian Continent for Best Foreign Language Film.
A Father's Will
Kurmanjan Datka Queen of the Mountains
The Light Thief