July 25, 2017

Fat Herdsman Films Ltd

Established in 1996, we are boutique film makers of engaging stories, looking to produce thought provoking content to stimulate and entertain an audience.

In-Development:
“Dougie Mellons” (90min) Feature – Comedy/Drama | Script complete
“B.O.S.S” (15m) Short Film – Drama | Script complete


Completed (include):
“AN ORDINARY MONDAY”
2017 | 20 minute short film based on a psychoanalytic evaluation at Broadmoor Hospital in 1994;
Cast: Cheryl Campbell, Paul Gittus and Joanna Page.

“British cinema rarely has the self-confidence to maintain this unflinching gaze… The genres of thriller and coming-of-age movie fused compellingly together.”
– Nicolas Hellen; The Sunday Times


“PRIMARY BURNS”
1997 | 20 minute television drama based on bullying at a primary school.
Cast: Aaron Carlo, John Hocking and Julia Akerman
**Winner of the Royal Television Society award for ‘Best Non-Factual’ (1997)**
**Winner of the RTS regional category (Southern Centre) for ‘Non-Factual’ (1996)**

“Primary Burns was unanimously agreed to be an outstanding film in both its intent and execution. Mark’s direction told a difficult story with sensitivity and skill and elicited two stunningly powerful central performances.”
– Paul Jackson; Head of Entertainment, BBC TV


“HARVEY’S MAGIC CHUM”
1996 | Parody advert | Beadle’s Hotshots, LWT (Show Winner, 1996)