SIMON ELLIS: Short 'Ting (+ filmmaker Q&A)
18:30 Wed 14 Jan 2015
Simon’s short films have received many international festival awards. His BAFTA and European Academy Award nominated short film SOFT won 38 prizes including the International Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival and Best Short Film at the BIFAs.
He has also dipped his toe in the world of commercials and his multi-narrative, interactive anti-knife crime films have won over 60 awards at the Clios, British Arrows, Campaign Big Awards, London International Awards, and the Cannes Lions, where he won the inaugural Grand Prix for Good, three Gold Lions and Best European Web Film. He was voted Best New Director for 2009 by the BTAA at the Craft Awards and also won Best Young Director at the CPE Shots Awards in Cannes 2010.
Tonight is a chance to see a selection of Simon’s work, followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker.
➢ 10 AGAIN (2002, 10 min)
➢ SOFT (2006, 14 min)
➢ STEW & PUNCH (2013, 17 min)
➢ A STORM AND SOME SNOW (2006, 2 min)
➢ TELLING LIES (2000, 4 min)
➢ WHAT ABOUT THE BODIES (2002, 7 min)
➢ WHAT THE (2004, 7 min)