Liang Hu Films
A day in the life of a lonely old man, James.
This was my first film, which I made at Brighton Film School. Shot on Canon 600D and Nizo S800.
Spokane GLBT Film Festival, 3rd Nov, 2012
Serile Filmului Gay International Film Festival, 15 November, 2012
CINECITY Brighton Film Festival, 2 December, 2012
Merlinka International Queer Film Festival, 15th Dec, 2012
Out in the Desert Film Festival, 23 Jan, 2013
A 5 minutes time-lapse documentary filmed in and around the beautiful English town of Brighton.
Official Selection CINECITY Brighton Film Festival "Experimenta 2" 2012
Gina Kawecka Films
Set in a primary school playtime, PLASTER is a short and sweet study on the power of friendship and the imaginative freedom of childhood.
7 year old Mateo's repeated attempts at flight never quite take off. Today, a new friend Mia's unique artistic approach to TLC helps him back on his feet. Her spontaneous, innocent gesture is the turning point in this quiet, charming tale; sometimes all a kid needs is the imagination of another kid - not just a first aid kit.
Beautifully underplayed debut performances by the young cast, in this compelling, poetic short film.
This is the first short film that i wrote and produced whilst at the Brighton Film School. It was also made possible and special by the goodwill of everybody involved on and off screen.
I trained as an actor at the BAFTA Award winning Television Workshop, Nottingham. I worked with, amongst others, notable directors Shane Meadows and Alan Parker. Film making has become another way for me to create opportunities for young people in performance.
Plaster has screened at:
Cine City Film Festival 2012, Brighton,UK.
World Kids Foundation Film Festival 2012/13 'Learning In The Dark Programme', Mumbai, India.
WOW Film Festival 2013, Sydney, Australia.
This film was one of the term one productions. The script was developed through workshops by the Director Emilija and her production team with the support of guest industry lecturers.
The film was shot over two days on a DSLR at both Brighton Film School and on location in a local bar. The Gate was recently screened at The Space event at The Basement and industry networking and Q&A event with guest speakers, at this event it was attended by Terry Rawlings editor of Bladerunner, Aliens and numerous other feature films.