Film

PAUL BLINKHORN

FILM




FELLAZ


(2018) - short


Director



When Andrew realises his barber is an old love rival he gets more than the undercut and quiff he asked for. 'Fellaz' is a comedy about two men laying the past to rest, a wrestle with some clippers and coming to understand that men like to look good too

Cast:

Steven Hillman, Amir Rahimzadeh, Derek Hicks and Ant Bacon.


Written by: Alexandra Keelan


Director of Photography: Paul Anderton


Editor: Steven Hutchinson


Music: Walks


Produced by: Hannah Ellis, Alexandra Keelan and Paul Blinkhorn for Ultimatum Films.


Status: currently being submitted to film festivals.



Official Selection:


Bolton Film Festival


In other capacities:



* First AD / Producer - Stragglers (short, Dir: Steven Hutchinson, Ultimatum Films


* Runner - Skins (TV Series 6, ep 2: Rich), Dir: Sam Donovan, Company Pictures


* Second AD - Fairytale of London Town (TV), Dir: Louis Neethling, Mutt & Jeff Pictures


* Second AD - Screen Acting: Close-Up (documentary), Dir: Nic Phillips, Clever Boy Media


* Second AD - “Do it like a Dude” - Jessie J (music video), Dir: Ben Peters, Luti Media


* Second AD - "Sing, Sing, Sing” - Yolanda Be Cool (music video), Dir: Ben Peters, Luti Media


* Second AD - I Am Ruthie Segal, Hear Me Roar! (short), Dir: Minkie Spiro, Third Man Film &    Company Films.


*First AD / Producer - No Regrets (short), Dir: Nicolas Challenor, NC Films (Deep Fried Film Festival, Speak Up International Film Festival)

AFTER AUSCHWITZ


(2016) - short


Writer - Director



Hiding from the shadows of her past, Rebeka reflects on the paths not taken, of love lost and the moral obligations of being a survivor.

Cast:

Cathleen Blower and Hazel Earle


 

Director of Photography: Paul Anderton


Editor: Steven Hutchinson


Production Designer: Philip J Lunt


Music: Dominic Mason



Produced by Paul Anderton, Paul Blinkhorn and Steven Hutchinson for Ultimatum Films.


Official Selection:


Tryon International Film Festival (Tryon, North Carolina, USA)


AHRC Film Awards (London, UK) *award-nominated for the ‘Inspiration Award’


Awareness Film Festival (Los Angeles, USA)


Tirana International Film Festival (Tirana, Albania) *award-nominated for ‘Best Documentary’


The Taste Awards (Los Angeles, USA) *award-nominated for ‘Best Short Film or Documentary’


Universal Film Festival (Kansas City, Missouri, USA)

*award-nominated ‘Best Documentary’


Eureka Springs Human Rights Film Festival (Eureka Springs, Arkansas, USA) *award-winning ‘Silver Award’


Immigrants of Spitalfields Festival (London, UK)


Phoenix Film Festival (Melbourne, Australia)


Shorts Off Film Festival (a BAFTA Cymru qualifying festival)


Lake View International Film Festival, (Punjab, India)


Near Nazareth Film Festival (Israel)


Cumbria Short Film Competition *award-nominated ‘Best Original Screenplay’


Pennine Film Festival (Accrington, UK)


Hope Film Awards, (Dhaka, Bangladesh)


Food Film Fest (Bergamo, Italy) *nominated for ‘Best Short’


Girls Don't Cry - Persephone's Daughters Film Division, (Minnesota, USA)


Sandbar International Film Awards, (County Down, Northern Ireland), *award-winning ‘Best Documentary’


DUTY CALLS


(2008) - short


Writer - Director



On a quiet night, an overweight warehouse security man is more concerned about watching his diet than in keeping an eye on the goods he is supposed to be guarding. This inevitably leads to unfortunate consequences in a tale of human frailty. 

Cast:

Patrick Maloney



Director of Photography:: Paul Anderton


Editor: Steven Hutchinson


Production Designer: Chris Evans


Music: Jon Nichols


Produced by Paul Anderton, Paul Blinkhorn and Steven Hutchinson for Ultimatum Films


Official Selection:


Artensive International Festival (Romania)


Bradford International Film Festival


Cannes International Film Festival – Short Film Corner *supported by North West Vision and Media


Cornwall Film Festival


Deep Fried Film Festival


End of the Pier International Film Festival


Falstaff International Film Festival


Giggleshorts International Comedy Short Film Festival


Mid-Ulster Film Festival


North by North Western Festival


Not Part of Festival


Oxjam Film Festival,


Pennine Film Festival *awarded ‘Best Short’


Purbeck Film Festival


Salford Film Festival


Saltburn Short Film Festival


Short Cuts Film Festival


Strasbourg International Film Festival


24:7 Festival.