Bombay Sapphire - Water Song in London

And finally... The last of the five Bombay Sapphire shorts starts filming tonight at the York Hall swimming pool in Bethnal Green. This is winner Paul Frankl's story Water Song about a young deaf and dumb girl Aika, who is a competitive swimmer so desperate to win the race that she is willing to compromise herself in doing so. WS-Storyboard500.jpg

The film is being directed by Henry Mason and will be shot over 2 nights at the swimming pool and a day in the Basildon tank.


Find out more

We're in production and development so things are always changing. Ohna will be keeping the news page & twitter feed up to date. But if you want to know more please do get in touch!

Recent Entries

Films in LFF2019

This year my highlight of the festival was going to NFT1 to listen to an interview with Céline Sciamma, fabulously talented French writer director of Water Lilies, Tomboy, Girlhood (writer of the animated My Life as a Courgette) and in this year’s festival - her period piece Portrait of a Lady on Fire.

First Time Directors

I have been thinking about the stigma and the draw surrounding this title. All my feature projects - and I guess my shorts too in terms of “feature status” - are pretty much with first time directors. Sometimes I long to be at the stage where I can be working with more established directors – albeit them also being the first-timers I’m working with, only them (and me) having MADE that first feature!!! –. Get me out of perpetual development please…

Experimental Film Award - CURTAS Vila do Conde

Suspended Island wins Vila Do Conde Parliament