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GOOSEBERRIES DON'T DANCE

35mm 13 minutes

Starring Penelope Wilton and Ian Holm
Written and Directed by Andrew Kazamia (1999)

Our first short film ‘Gooseberries Don’t Dance’ (starring Ian Holm and Penelope Wilton) was chosen to launch the British Short Film Festival. It was also chosen as one of the ‘First Film Foundation’ New Direction Scheme where it was screened in the USA.

‘Gooseberries Don’t Dance’ will be released on DVD by Guerilla films on May 2nd 2011. It can be purchased at usual outlets and online on Amazon.

Synopsis

A successful businesswoman receives a letter from an old friend who ‘grew up to be a murderer’. Her ensuing journey and visit brings back memories of a seaside holiday they spent together as teenagers.

 

Awards

  • Honorary Mention - St.Louis Film Festival

Screening History

  • Sao Paulo (1999)
  • Edinburgh Festival
  • British Short Film Festival
  • Melbourne Film Festival
  • and many many more…

Credits

Written and Directed by
Director of Photography
Editor
Music
Sound
Produced by

Andrew Kazamia
Clive Tickner
Roger Dacier
Richard Darbyshire
Mark August
Kirsty Peart and Fran Kazamia

  


EVERYTHING

35mm 7 minutes

Starring Dan Hildebrand
Written and Directed by Andrew Kazamia

‘Everything’ was completed at the end of 2003. It premiered at the ‘Drifting Clouds’ film festival in New Zealand (February 2004) and spent a few months on the festival circuit.

Synopsis

Everything is a gentle comedy set in an English seaside town. An artist wakes up one morning to find he has no clean clothes to wear, so he gathers his possessions and takes a circuitous route to the laundromat.

 

Awards

  • Silver Remi (April 2004) - Worldfest Houston, Texas

Screening History

  • ‘Drifting Clouds’ Film Festival (February 2004) - Wellington, New Zealand
  • Palm springs (August 2004)
  • Los Angeles Short Film Festival (September 2004)

Credits

Written and Directed by
Director of Photography
Editor
Music
Sound
Produced by

Andrew Kazamia
Clive Tickner
Roger Dacier
Richard Darbyshire
Paul Roberts
Fran Kazamia