(2018) - short


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


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)


(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.


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’


(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. 


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.