This promo film depicts a fictional a campaign to release a prisoner of religious persecution. The aim was to inspire a younger supporters to take an active role in campaigning for the real prisoners of conscience around the world.
Simeon is an award winning Writer/Director based in London. He has worked for several film companies, most recently as a founding member of Quirky Motion. Simeon's portfolio ranges from music videos for Phatfish, Newton Faulkner, New Cassettes, a series of docs for BBC Electric Proms, through to a trainee Directorship on an ITV production with the accomplished Director Ian Knox.
Official Selection and Distribution include the following festivals:
ASIA - Shanghai International Film Festival. Singapore International Film Festival. Macau International Movie Festival. Stepping Stones Festival, Bengaluru. WorldKids International Film Festival. Whatashort International Film Festival. All Lights India International Film Festival. 2nd Asia International (Wenzhou) Micro-Film Exhibition.
EUROPE - Cannes Short Film Corner. Zurich Film Festival. Salento Finibus Terrae Film Festival. Marbella International Film Festival. Comedy Cluj - International Film Festival, Romania. Västerås Film Festival, Sweden. Shorts on Tap, London. London Rolling Film Festival. The co-operative Film Festival. Penine International Film Festival. Userfarm Film Festival, EU. 50 Kisses Feature Script Segment Competition (long list), UK.
NORTH AMERICA - Other Venice Film Festival. Asians on Film Festival. WeLike'EmShort, Viewster Film Festival. Ozark Shorts. Fanboy Film Festival. IndieWise Festival. MyProjectorLamps Short Film Contest. Brownsville International Film Festival. Wiper. Frame by Sound Festival, Dominican Republic. Vents Magazine Screenplay Contest. Enfoque, International Film Festival, Puerto Rico. Post Mortem International Short Film Fest. WildSound Film Festival - Toronto.
Robert confronts a man attempting to commit suicide.
The BBC Concert Orchestra in partnership with BBC Learning work with students from St Clement Danes School, Hartfordshire to composer a piece of music.
The Bertie & Boo Show from Quirky Motion on Vimeo.
A five part series following New cassettes for BBC Introducing
Three short films which seek to promote a greater awareness of the personal, social and economic consequences of sexual relationships. Tied in to promote a recently published book by Guy Brandon.