2021

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Banksters

Documentary
Paradiso Films | dir. Samir Mehanovic
52mins

Cutting Spank the Banker (2019) from 80mins to 52mins for broadcast on Russia Today. 

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SEDA: A New Vision For Land Use in Scotland

Video Short
dir. Julian Joseph
3mins

SEDA (Scottish Ecological Design Association) held a series of 6 conferences in 2021 - addressing topics from sustainable farming to rewilding landscapes. I was hired to create a 'video introduction' for attendees using archive footage.

https://www.seda.uk.net/

2020

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Greyhound Rescue

Documentary Short
BBC: The Social | dir. Julian Joseph
5mins

A short film about 'Greyhound Rescue Fife' originally created for BBC: The Social. This version is re-edited with a slower pace to showcase my editing in a documentary style.

http://www.greyhoundrescuefife.com/

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Project Basecamp: Milad's Story

Documentary Short
Paradiso Films | dir. Samir Mehanovic
4mins

Investigating a young man's experiences of homelessness. It was created to promote ‘Project Basecamp,’ a London charity that transforms vacant properties into temporary housing.

https://projectbasecamp.org/

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The Show Must Go On: The Edinburgh Festival, 2020

Documentary Short (Funding Pitch)
Paradiso Films | dir. Samir Mehanovic
3mins

Pitch for a TV Documentary about the Edinburgh Festival and Theatre during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

2019

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Dijasporash

Narrative Short (Funding Pitch)
Paradiso Films | dir. Samir Mehanovic
3mins

A short film used to pitch for development funding for a feature. The story involves an ex-patriot returning to Bosnia.

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British Girls in Hijab

Documentary Short (Funding Pitch)
Paradiso Films | dir. Samir Mehanovic
3mins

Funding pitch for a TV Documentary following a group of students at a Muslim girls’ school in Manchester.

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Spank the Banker

Documentary
Paradiso Films | dir. Samir Mehanovic
80mins

“Spank the Banker is a story about the biggest bank robbery in history of UK - the looting of 100,000 small businesses by their own corporate bankers. Made by BAFTA award-winning director Samir Mehanovic, we follow the intimate stories of six ordinary individuals who fought back against a corrupt financial system.”

 

Find out more at www.spankthebanker.com

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We Shall be Spies

Experimental/Opera
dir. Nigel Osborne
50mins

An experimental Opera/Essay Film shot in the Brijuni islands about the ‘Cambridge Five,’ a group of Soviet Spies in Cold War Britain. Directed and with music by award-winning composer Nigel Osborne. The project remains unreleased.

2018

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Free the Nipple

Documentary Short
BBC: The Social | dir. Julian Joseph
3mins

A documentary short for BBC: The Social about the ‘Free the Nipple’ movement - addressing societal attitudes and double standards towards female bodies.

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The Doorway Gallery

Documentary Short (Series)
dir. Julian Joseph
4x3mins

Three artist profiles and a promotional short for The Doorway Gallery in Dublin. Each explores the work and process of a particular artist represented by the gallery. The final video showcases the gallery itself.

https://www.julianjosephfilmmaker.co.uk/doorway-gallery

https://www.thedoorwaygallery.com/

STUDENT WORK (selected)

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Dance Music (2017-ongoing)

Narrative (Student)
dir. Julian Joseph
120mins

A student feature following the intertwining lives of an ensemble cast of characters struggling into adulthood. Heavily using improvisation, the first cut ran over four hours. I’ve been editing it since 2017 and hope to complete it this year (with a reasonable run time!).

https://www.julianjosephfilmmaker.co.uk/dance-music

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Crazy Horse West (2016)

Documentary
dir. Julian Joseph
60mins

A Documentary created as part of my Art, Society & Publics (MFA) graduation piece at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. The film explores the experimental process used to develop the feature film Dance Music.

 

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High Noon at Cubist Cafe (2015)

Narrative (Student)
dir. Julian Joseph
60mins

A student feature. The film centers around six conversations over coffee between a neurotic young man and a series of eccentric strangers.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtnMG3S_myM&t=2468s&ab_channel=CrazyHorseWest

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When the Party Died (2014)

Music Video
dir. Julian Joseph
5mins

A music video for A Maxwell’s When the Party Died.

Hear his music at:​

FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/amaxwellproject

FREE EP: amaxwell.bandcamp.com/

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Machines (2013)

Narrative Short
dir. Julian Joseph
11mins

Neville searches for an escape through commissioning a robot double of himself.

 

A zero budget film based on the Ray Bradbury short story: "Marionettes, Inc.