Currently at festivals including IDFA, True/False and Full Frame, Charlie Lyne's essay short looks at the stories we choose to put our faith in, and why. The film was executive produced by Charlotte Cook and Laura Poitras. ⟶ IDFA
Adapted from the YA novel Birdy by Jess Vallance, the film tells the story of an intense friendship between two teenage girls on the English south coast. Catherine Bray's script is in development with the BFI. ⟶ The Bookseller
Written and performed by the poet Ross Sutherland, this 'bravura feat of choreography and music, staggeringly complex and almost unaccountably beautiful' (Village Voice) was commissioned by BBC Two. ⟶ Vimeo
Currently in pre-production, Anthony Ing's experimental short explores the power of suggestion through the story of a group of people coaxed into a spiral of deception.
Winner of Best Short at the BIFA and Grierson Awards, this 'miracle of tender-hearted mirth' (National Post) played at festivals including Sundance and Rotterdam, and won the Audience Award at AFI Docs 2017. ⟶ The Guardian
Day After Day
Anthony Ing's 'masterful recut' (Conor Bateman) trawls the archives to examine the clichés and contradictions of a cinematic icon. The film received its world premiere at the 2016 Encounters Film Festival. ⟶ Nowness