THE SURVIVALIST is screening in competition at the Galway Film Fleadh, Ireland’s leading international film festival.
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Top independent US distributor Alchemy has picked up THE SURVIVALIST for distribution in North America following its premiere in Tribeca.
THE SURVIVALIST has opened to widespread critical acclaim in Tribeca, gaining a Special Mention from the Jury. It received a 5 star review from Time Out New York which called it a “masterful, uncompromising debut” and a deep review from Screen International which said “all three performances are superb”. My…
Time Out New York film writer Joshua Rothkopf had a sneak preview of THE SURVIVALIST and published the first preview, calling it “a true festival discovery and a film that will shake you for days”. You can read the full preview here. I also did a sidebar interview for the…
The Tribeca Film Festival has announced the World Premiere of my feature THE SURVIVALIST. It will be held in April 2015 in New York, USA.
My short SLR has been shortlisted by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences for an Academy Award.
Screen have made the official announcment that THE SURVIVALIST shoot is under way. You can read all the details here. Image courtesy of The Fyzz.
As part of the funding process from the BFI for getting support for THE SURVIVALIST, I was asked to make a ‘promo/trailer’ for the film. What I decided to do with my producers at The Fyzz was make a short prequel set in the world of the film. th MAGPIE was the result.
An interview I did with the website ONE SMALL WINDOW is now online.
As part of the online release of SLR, I took part in a panel discussion about surveillance culture and privacy called “Who’s Watching Your Shadow” organised by Lighthouse, which is now online. This was months before Edward Snowden’s leak came out but I still think it’s timely and the other panellists were fascinating to listen to.