Cockroach (2009, DV, 13min black comedy)
All barriers of civilised pretence break apart when a  cockroach interrupts in the middle of a sex act.


my role: writer/director


view online: https://vimeo.com/15069746

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1605679/fullcredits#cast
           

Bus Stop (2008, short drama)
A story of dreams falling apart as Mona and Matt’s marriage disintegrates through lack of communication and dishonesty.

Dir. Ruba Hatem


San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival

my role: script editor


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1367160/


             

Marina On Top (2011, 16mm, 7min drama)

"Haunting. Disturbing, with a clear eye brought to bear on the relationship between decency and disturbance. A strong film". (Paul Greengrass)


Shortlisted - SP Film of the Month July 2013 (judged by Paul Greengrass)

British Council Selection 2011
East End Film Festival 2011
London Short Film Festival 2011


view online: http://vimeo.com/13488348


logline: During his lunch break, David goes to see a prostitute.

my role: writer/director 

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1367160/


      

Slap (2007, 35mm, 3min drama)
An abused housewife gets a chance to change her life when her husband chokes on his lunch.


Winner - SP Film of the Month August 2013
(judged by Kerry Fox)

British Council Selection 2007

East End Film Festival 2007

Emden Film Festival 2007


my role: writer/director

view online: shorturl.at/aCFIS

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1401145/




              

Jack Malcahnce (2010, web-series)
Conspiracy web-drama.

Dir. Dean Loxton

my role: script consultant&co-writer (ep. 4&5)


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1705765/


   

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London Isn’t Waiting  (2011, crime drama tv  pilot 45min)

An Illegal immigrant going through London’s underbelly in search of a better future.

Dir. Tova Leigh

my role: script editor (ep.1)


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1401145/

                             

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(updated 15/05/2020)


LAWNMOWERS - 10page black comedy. Official Selection Austin Comedy Short FF 2020


WAR DOGS - 12page biographical drama. Officially selected for the European Independent Film Awards 2019


TUNNELS (2020) - 14page psychological thriller finishing post-production by dir. Paul Bloomfield.

THE JUMP  - a 9min sci-fi drama directed by Andy Sowerby

Awards: Best Short Sci-fi - New Forest Film Festival 2018
Official selection: Sci-Fi London Film Fest 2018, Berlin Sci-fi Fest 2018, Leiden International Short Film Experience 2018, Court Métrange Film Festival 2018, Jim Thorpe Independent Film Fest 2018
available online: https://vimeo.com/258290540
logline: A space scientist on a solo mission into deep space. 'The Jump' is a short sci-fi drama on the elasticity of time, love and loss. 


THE DEATH OF THE AUTHOR  - a 5min black comedy. Directed by Federica Pacifico

Best Comedy Short in the Salento Finibus Terrae International Short Film Festival 2017
Finalist at Marquee on Main Film Festival 2017, Washington, NC

Official selection Festival Internazionale del Cinema 2017 d'Arte

available online: https://vimeo.com/172528712

logline: An invigilator in an art gallery decides to add his own artistic contribution before an exhibition opens.


LEVERS (2017) - a 15min drama directed by Paul Bloomfield
trailer: https://vimeo.com/225920348

logline: Inspired by Charles Bukowski's works, a day in the life of a gardener hellbent on self destruction.


SUE - 25page drama. Semi-Finalist in the Shore Screenplay competition 2016

logline: Sue killed her baby while suffering from a severe postnatal depression.  Now, 15 years later, Sue gets released from a mental institution and tries to come  to terms with her family, society and her past.


BURY YOUR DOG - 7page drama, Semi-Finalist in the Shore Screenplay competition 2015

logline: Johnny - the dog of Ed's dad just died. Ed goes with his dad 'up the mountain' to bury Johnny. Bury your dog is a short drama about a young man coming to terms with his fathers declining health and advancing dementia whilst juggling his young family and irate boss.


GLADIATORS - 15page drama, co-written with Jake Narang & Maria Shrigley @ Vile Films (based on an original idea by Jake Narang)

logline: A lost teenager struggling to survive the corrupt bureaucratic world of the local social services in his town.