Washdays
Washdays

Washdays

Director Simon Neal

Production year 2009

Length 11min.

Country UK

SYNOPSIS

Kyle is 11 and he has an embarrassing problem. His mum doesn't help, in fact her 'tough love' approach makes things worse. When she writes a note to his teacher stating the unvarnished truth, he bunks off school and goes in search of his own solution.

CAST & CREW

Simon Neal
Simon Neal

Director

Producer(s)

Dan Cleland

Script

Graham Lester George

Director of Photography

Nick Morris

Production designer

Amanda McArthur

Music by

Mum

Sound

Ben Leeves

Edit

Steve Ackroyd

Production company(ies)

Deeply Vale Films

Simon Neal

He began his career at the BBC, where he wrote and directed many award-winning trailers. In 2001, he joined Another Film Company to make commercials. His first job was a pro bono film for Cancer Research UK. It won a Lion at Cannes and earned him the title of Best New Director at the British Television Advertising Awards. Since then his very visual storytelling style has been much in demand from advertising agencies such as M&C Saatchi, Leo Burnett’s, Fallon and BBH. He has directed over 100 commercials to date worldwide. Wash Days is his first short film.


Filmography

Washdays (2009)

FILMS 2010