Giles Alderson

Director
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Award winning director Giles Alderson has recently written & directed the feature film The Dare staring Richard Brake (31), Bart Edwards (Unreal) and Richard Short (Mary Kills People) for Millennium Films (Expendables) and the feature Documentary World of Darkness about the zeitgeist of Vampire the Masquerade game and role playing world.

He produced the feature film A Serial Killers Guide to Life and directed eight award winning short films including; Barry Brown, Taken, Sports Day 3D (the first live action stereoscopic 3D drama filmed in the UK), This Way Out (BAFTA long listed) and the psychological horror 47 Cleveland (winning best film and best director at LA Best Shorts).

He has recently directed the webseries The Girl Whisperer, a comedy written and starring Ralf Little. His latest short film The Heart of The Forest stared Jessica Henwick (Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Iron Fist) & Lourdes Faberes (Knightfall) has won and been nominated in many film festivals including Turin, 21 Islands and Copenhagen. Giles has also made great visual i-dents, music videos and commercials.

Hosts the filmmakers podcast www.thefilmmakerspodcast.com

More information

Giles Alderson is appearing at the following sessions:

Director's Cut: Cultivating the most important collaboration of your projects

Director's Cut: Cultivating the most important collaboration of your projects

Our panel of Directors from both film and TV, including Jonathan Newman (Mariah Mundi and the Midas Box) and John Strickland (Line of Duty) will discuss the dynamics Writer/Director relationship both on and off set.

’71 Script to Screen LIVE with Gregory Burke & Angus Lamont

’71 Script to Screen LIVE with Gregory Burke & Angus Lamont

Pitched as “Apocalypto in Belfast”, ’71 is an edgy, intense, character driven and remarkably authentic story. Join Writer Gregory Burke and Producer Angus Lamont as they provide a live chat track through the making of this extraordinary film.