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ORPHEUS...A dark experimental take on the 5 stages of grief.
WON "Best Production Design" at Screentest: the National Student Film Festival and was also nominated for Best Thriller and Best Cinematography: screentestfest.org.uk/best-of-2012/
WON "Best Overall Short Film" at Cardiff Mini Film Festival's Horror Shorts.
Shortlisted in TOP 3 at the Cornwall Film Festival 2012 for The Edge-Best Experimental Film.
WON "Best Cinematography" at Newport International Film Festival 2012 and was also nominated for Best Film, Best Director, and the Welsh Dragon Award.
A film created for a second year University project with a brief to create an experimental film inspired by a poem or piece of art.
Inspired by Gute Nacht.
Orpheus |ˈôrfēəs|Greek Mythology
a poet who went to the underworld after the death of his wife and secured her release from the dead, but lost her because he failed to obey the condition that he must not look back at her until they had reached the world of the living.
Shot on 16mm film on a budget of £300.
Starring JASON GODDARD.
Created by JAMES BUTTON - KRISTAPS KAZAKS - PETER WOLFE - GABRIELLA LEWIS - JO HAZELL - GARETH JONES