OPHELIA (2017) | Director
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| Thriller | Romance | Shakespeare |
"Floundering after the loss of his father, he dives into underground fights, drug abuse, and dreams of revenge. All the while, she tries desperately to keep him afloat, while resisting the old temptation to sink into despair, herself. "
Written and starring Sam Underwood as Hamlet and Valorie Curry as Ophelia.
BUS STOP (2015) | Writer | Director
"He just lost his job. She just got dumped. These two strangers meet at a bus stop right when they needed each other the most. In an impromptu attempt to cheer each other up they go on an tour of his home town however before the tour is over reality bumps into them."
"Nicely written and shot with real efficiency. A sort of Before Sunrise for the Home Counties..."
- Jack Thorne (Writer Shameless, This Is England 86, 88)
"Stylish. Well done. Nicely acted and directed. Engaging story. Notable cinematography and framing."
- Mark Goldblatt (Editor The Terminator, Rise of the Planet of the Apes)
PREMIERED | THE LONDON SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (2015)
WINNER | Best Fiction Film | THURROCK FILM FESTIVAL
WINNER | Best Film & Acting Ensemble | THE DURHAM FILM FESTIVAL
WINNER | Best Film | THE OUT OF THE BOX FESTIVAL
NOMINATION | The Herzblut Audience award (sponsored by Partisan Vodka) | BACKUP FILM FESTIVAL (Germany)
WINNER | AWARDEO.COM’S FILM OF THE WEEK
NOMINATED | Best Film | #CTHEFILM
PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL MELBOURNE
THE DORKING FILM FESTIVAL
NHOUSE FILM FESTIVAL
NEW WAVE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
INTERNATIONALES FILMFEST EMDEN, GERMANY
SECOND PLACE for SHOOTINGPEOPLE.COM’S FILM OF THE MONTH ,
SELECTED for AINTITCOOLNEWS.COM’S SHORT OF THE WEEK
SCREENINGS | NEW WAVE SHORTS (with Oscar winning short The Phone Call) | RISING TIDES | CINEME | SHORTS ON TAP PRESENTS: LONDON RELOAD in TOKYO | LET THE FILM DO THE TALKING |
| THRILLER | HORROR |
"A schoolteacher unravels the mystery behind the odd relationship between her new pupil and a stranger with a dark secret."
WINNER | Film of the Year | BKSTS/NATIONAL MEDIA MUSEUM STUDENT WIDESCREEN
WINNER | Best Horror/Thriller, Best Screenplay & NOMINATED Best Film | SCREENTEST
NOMINATED | Learning on Screen Award & FE Award | BUFVC (British Film Institute).
NOMINATED | The Golden Tadpole | CAMERIMAGE.
THE CUTTING EAST FILM FESTIVAL
NO GLOSS FILM FESTIVAL
PORTOBELLO ROAD FILM FESTIVAL
GUILDFORD FRINGE FESTIVAL
Featured on: Ain't It Cool News's Saturday Shorts
GOOD TREATMENT (2015) Writer | Director
| Sci-Fi | Online Film |
"As technologies bring us closer together through sharing memories,
not every memory should be shared."
SECOND PLACE | LONDON SCI-FI 48 HOUR FILM CHALLENGE
WINNER Creativity Award at FORSTER FILM FESTIVAL
OFFICIAL SELECTION NIGHTFEST EDINBURGH
SELECTED AINTITCOOLNEWS’S SHORT OF THE WEEK
BEACH POTATO (2012) Writer | Director
"Life's a beach but there's nothing on"
WINNER | Best Comedy | FILM THE HOUSE
(SCREENED | THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT)
THE LONDON SHORT FILM FESTIVAL screened at The British Film Institute
BRANCAGE FILM FESTIVAL
NIGHTPIECE FILM FESTIVAL
THE SHORT WAVES FESTIVAL (Poland)