My Diploma project as Cinematographer at the sam spiegel film and television school Jerusalem.
Shot on film 16 mm and then blown up to 35 mm.
Winner of 6 Important International prizes:
Berlinale short film Audiance award.
1'st prize Barzelona Film Festival.
1'st prize Melbaurne Film Festival.
1'st prize Munich Film Festival.
1'st prize Tokyo shorts.
1'st prize Kiev.
Directed by: Talya Lavie
Cinematography by: Jonathan Ofek
Editing: Effi Cohen
Produced by: Gil Asheri
runtime: 19 min'
A tale of the lengths to which one man will go to overcome loneliness.
Booth Story travelled to over fifty festivals and won prizes in Australia and Europe. Dame Judy Dench, Lou Reed and Anton Corbijn awarded Booth Story Film of the Festival at Raindance Film Festival, (UK 2006).
The film tells the story of a 15 year old Moroccan boy who is the only heavy metal fan in his town, Essaouira. He spends his weekends playing traditional ballads in a wedding band with his two cousins but dreams of playing thrash metal and headlining Monsters of Rock.
Year of Production: 2005 Momac film Ltd
Director, Screenwriter and producer : Luke Morris, Toby MacDonald, Amanda Boyle
Principal Cast: Yassine Jari
Musical credits Morocco:
Music on headphones: Clear Crisis Act
Closing Music: (In) The Nightmare
From 2005 mayhem in the gong grabbing Who I Am and What I Want.
2014:Winner of Filmmaker Grand Prix, Sapporo Short Film Festival, Japan
2006:Winner of Tiger Short Film Award at Rotterdam International Film Festival,
2006:Winner of Public Choice Best Film Award at the British Animation Awards,
2006:Winner of Best Animated Film at Kino International Film Festival, Manchester,
2006:Winner of Best Comedy Film at Stuttgart International Animation Film Festival, Germany,
2006:Winner of Special Mention at Granada International Film Festival, Spain,
2006:Winner of Best Animated Film at the Wood Green Int Film Festival. UK,
2006:Winner of Public Choice Award at Ann Arbor International Film Festival. USA,
2006:Winner of Best Animated Film at Mediawave, Hungary,
2006:Winner of Special Mention at the Sonar International Film Festival, Florence, Italy,
2006:Winner of Animation Award at Darklight Film Festival, Dublin, Ireland,
2006:Nominated for Best British Short at British Independent Film Awards, London, UK
2006:Winner of Special Jury Prize at BAF06 - Bradford Animation Festival, UK
2006:Winner of Millor Animancio Award at Festival Internacional De Filmets de Badalona, Spain
Directed and written by David Shrigley and Chris Shepherd. Produced by Maria Manton. Featuring Kevin Eldon as Pete. Production company Slinky Pictures. Buy it here...