Alongside The King’s Speech producers See-Saw Films, Fodhla produced Ammonite, starring Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan, the second feature from God’s Own Country director Francis Lee.
Her debut feature film Lady Macbeth, directed by William Oldroyd and starring Florence Pugh, premiered at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival and was released to universal acclaim. In 2017, Lady Macbeth was nominated for Best British Film and Best Debut at the BAFTAs, 15 awards at the BIFAs and Best International Film at the Independent Spirit Awards. The film won five BIFAs (Screenplay, Actress, Newcomer, Cinematography & Costume Design) and the Discovery Award at the European Film Academy Awards.
Fodhla produced the documentary feature My Generation starring Sir Michael Caine, which premiered at the 2017 Venice Film Festival. In 2012, her animated graduation film Head Over Heels, directed by Timothy Reckart, premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and later won an Annie Award, the Cartoon d'Or and was nominated for Best Animated Short at the 85th Academy Awards.
Fodhla holds an MA in producing from The National Film & Television School, London and is currently on the board of BIFA. In 2019, she was named a BAFTA Breakthrough Brit.