When a father and son are independently terrorised by the same gang of youths, Dad is forced to deal with fears that he hasn't had to face since leaving school.

Director's Biography

After graduating from Nottingham Trent University (Fine Art BA Hons) in 1995, specialising in stills photography, Simon wrote and directed many short films and music videos, resulting in hundreds of screenings on the international festival circuit, many awards, various invitations to festival juries, and a number of retrospective programmes world-wide. International sales include both terrestrial and non-terrestrial broadcasts, from airline acquisitions to MTV rotations. Currently he is in post-production with his first feature film.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Simon Ellis

Written by: Simon Ellis

Produced by: Jane Hooks

Cinematography: Chris Ross

Cast: Matthew O’Shea, Michael Socha, Johnny Phillips

Nominations and Awards

  • European Short Film 2007