OSCAR NOMINATION for The Phone Call!!

We are very pleased to announce that The Phone Call has been nominated at this years Oscars for Best Short (Live Action). The shortlist was cut in half from 10 to the remaining 5. The moment 1st time nominees Mat Kirkby and James Lucas found out was captured on film...

Here's what it's like to get nominated for an OSCAR!!!! Us watching the live TV nominations, beer in hand, London: 1.37pm, 15th Jan, 2015. THE PHONE CALL, starring Sally Hawkins & Jim Broadbent, nominated for Best Live Action Short, Oscars 2015

Take a sneaky peek at a clip from the film.....

Here's a clip of THE PHONE CALL starring Sally Hawkins and Jim Broadbent. Nominated for Best Live Action Short at the 2015 OSCARS!! http://thephonecallfilm.com www.facebook.com/thephonecall

UPDATE - The Phone Call in Oscar consideration

On the 23rd of September, Mat & James sent our film to the Academy for consideration for the Oscars in early 2015. It is currently in consideration for Best Narrative Short! Fingers Crossed. 

If you hurry you will also be able to view the film in its entirety thanks to IndieWire.  Click on the link below to read the kind words from Casey Cipriani and watch Sally Hawkins at her best. 



Click the image to view the trailer

Dark Sky 'Silent Fall' - Broken Antenna

Dark Sky’s "Silent Fall“ is the first single of the long awaited debut LP imagin, which will be released on Berlin based Monkeytown Records on August 29th. Lizzy had the pleasure of working with Broken Antenna on their official video for the track. Take a look... 

The Phone Call wins at Tribeca!

'The Phone Call' - a short film directed by Mat Kirkby, co-written with James Lucas and starring Sally Hawkins (Golden Globe winner), Jim Broadbent (Academy Award winner) and Edward Hogg, Wins 'Best Narrative Short Film' at Tribeca Film Festival in New York! Such an amazing experience to be part of this. For more information, take a look at the official website for the film.

Offical Website: http://thephonecallfilm.com

Whoopi Goldberg was one of the judges at this years festival. Here is the official winners page...


This takes the tally up to 5 awards now:

Winner - Best Narrative Short - Tribeca Film Festival 2014
Winner - Special Audience Recognition - Aspen Shortfest 2014
Winner - Youth Jury Award - Aspen Shortfest 2014
Winner - Golden Horseman of the Audience - Filmfest Dresden
Winner - Audience Award for Best British Short - Leeds International Film Festival


Great start to joining the Marshall Street gang!

As many of you know I recently moved to Marshall Street Editors, and all I can say is what a manic first few weeks it has been. On my first day I started a Buxtons job with Mat Kirkby @ RSA Films for Publicis. Take a look below to view Buxtons or head to Marshall Street Editors' website to view all of my work. 


Buxtons 'Naturally Pumped Up' - Directed by Mat Kirkby @ RSA Films for Publicis

'The Phone Call' wins at the Aspen Film Festival

I'm very happy to announce that 'The Phone Call' won two awards at the Aspen Shortsfest 2014.

It picked up the Audience Special Recognition and the Youth Jury awards.  

'The Phone Call' was directed by Mat Kirkby and written by Mat Kirkby & James Lucas. It stars Sally Hawkins, Jim Broadbent, Edward Hogg & Prunella Scales. 


Axa - Little Things Mean a Lot by Little Shoes Big Voice

Take a look at Little Shoes Big Voice preforming 'Little Things Mean a Lot'. This track was used on the Axa Insurance TV Campaign and is now available to download via iTunes and Amazon.


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Jack Durtnall and Emily Harvey give a faultless acoustic performance of 'Little Things Mean a Lot' which was a number one hit for Kitty Kallen in 1954.

Directed by Terry McGough