Director: Simon Atkinson & Adam Townley
England, 2012, 16 min
Shooting Format:DigiBeta, 16mm
Cast:Katie Miller, Alfie Righelato, Charlie Platt
Crew:Executive Producers: Lizie Gower - Producers: Lucy Gossage - Cinematographer: Lasse Frank - Editor: Sam Rice-Edwards
Email:festival AT academyfilms.com
An eleven year old boy uses discarded objects to make a kite. Despite strong winds and a dogged persistence, he can't make the kite fly. He befriends a peculiar girl who won't leave her trailer. He asks her to help him fly the kite, but she refuses. She can't go outside.
About the director
Simon Atkinson & Adam Townley have enjoyed a prolific career in music videos, and from there forayed into commercials developing their penchant for intricate films which never let the technique get in the way of being touching, charming and filmic. They were recently shortlisted by Campaign Magazine as Top 10 Directors worldwide.