RATIONAL BEHAVIOUR The short is made and completed ! Ready for 2024 festival submissions

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Brandon Grace and Sinead Matthews as Jacob and Stella.

We are very excited to announce that LOLA FREARS and I finally finished Rational Behaviour the short and are sending it off to film festivals. We would never have got there without the incredible generous help of so many people who we would love to thank … our DOP GABI NORLAND, our location and production manager STEFAN POUILLY, our Production Designer CLARE MCALLISTER, our EDITOR TIM FULFORD (not looking at all like himself in his Mubi bio), and with the support of many more including TIME BASED ARTS, FONIC, and BLEAT TV. We had such wonderful performances from our two leads SINEAD MATTHEWS and BRANDON GRACE that we’ve actually already won a prize!

We also had super generous help from GRUFF RHYS and his SFA band members who let us use their track “Something For The Weekend” and in fact a new recording version of it by the fabulous JULIAN CORRIE

Lola has done such an amazing job and now we’re in a great place to begin the journey towards Rational Behaviour the FEATURE!!

And what else?

So glad the strikes are over…

Jamie Poster

'Jamie' by Esmé Creed-Miles.

We are super proud that JAMIE has been selected in competition at First Glance Philadelphia Film Festival and Sapporo Short Film Festival in Japan so soon after its premiere at Palm Springs Short Film Festival in June. We are thankful in these strange covid times to have had the film travel to India to be part of the Dhaka Youth Film Festival too and are looking forward to more festivals this autumn including the Kansas Film Festival - and others in the pipeline which can’t be announced yet! Jamie is a short film written, directed and starring Esmé Creed-Miles brought to life by a wonderful, almost all female (or trans) crew (inc Gabi Norland DOP and her team Joanne Smith, Josefine Thieme, Rosie Taylor, and with Tara St Hill on costume, Kat Black on Production Design, Kiloh Falby Clark on hair and make-up, Joe Williams Gaffer, Claire McGonigal Editing, Jodie Davidson Colourist, Maiken Hansen Sound Editor) and produced by me and Juliette Larthe at Prettybird.

JAMIE TRAILER.

Work continues on our slate of projects, More news on these projects soon.


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