Director: Tom Turner Country of Origin: United Kingdom Runtime: 10 minutes Category / Genre: Romance, Short Block: C Time: 3.15-4.35 pm + Q&A
A blossoming relationship unfolds when two strangers have a chance encounter in a London cafe. Stars Oscar-winners Rachel Shenton and Chris Overton. Director Tom Turner and producer Rebecca Harris will attend the screening.
Tom Turner graduated from The University of West London with a degree in Film Production in 2013. His award winning directorial debut ‘Lapse’ was described as the biggest production in the University’s history. His writing debut feature length drama/comedy ’Phishing’ became a semi-finalist in the Scriptiplooza Screenwriting Festival. More recently, his horror short film ‘The Tooth Fairy’ screened in festivals worldwide and won the Spotlight Horror Short Film Award in 2016. In 2017 Tom was Assistant Director on live action short film ‘The Silent Child’ which picked up the Academy Award for ‘Best Live Action Short Film’ in March 2018.