Cockroach (2009, DV, 13min black comedy)
Irena, a beautiful young immigrant, is desperate to become a famous model. Her neighbour Jeremy is a sleazy fashion photographer desperate to get into her pants. Everything is going as expected, when an adventurous cockroach interrupts them in the middle of a sex act.

my role: writer/director

           

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


             

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)


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


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


my role: writer/director  


      

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


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

British Council Selection 2007

East End Film Festival 2007

Emden Film Festival 2007

my role: writer/director




              

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

Dir. Dean Loxton

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


   

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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)


                             

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current projects:

(updated 20th Nov 2015)



BURY YOUR DOG (2015) - a 7page drama, Semi-Finalist in the Shore Screenplay competition: http://www.shorescripts.com/2015-feature-short-semi-finalists/

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.


DOG TRICKLE (2016) - a 10min drama, currently in pre-production, to be directed by Oona Menges.

logline: Ben’s grandfather (a troubled, violent holocaust survivor) has just died. During the funeral Ben goes through an inner journey, reflected in flash-backs from the only time (as an adult) he went with his father to visit his grandparents. While seeing both his grandparents cynically withering away in old age, Ben’s understanding of the world surrounding him is mirrored in his relationship with his father and the strained relations between his father and his parents.


STILL THERE (2016) - a feature docu-fiction, co-written with Aoise Tutty (based on an original idea by Aoise Tutty).

logline:  A filmmaker in the process of video documenting her grandmother, discovers secrets from the past that force her to reevaluate herself and her family’s past.


THE CLIENT (working title) (2016) - a 5page 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.


BUK (working title) (2016) - a 7page drama, currently in pre-production, to be directed by Paul Bloomfield.

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


DEATH OF THE AUTHOR (working title) (2015) - a short film I script-doctored. Currently in post-production. Originally written by Federica Pacifico.

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