Benjamin Barfoot

Director for Film and Television

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Benjamin Barfoot directed and edited his first feature - Double Date - in 2017, which was given a nationwide cinema release, won best international feature at Strasbourg film festival, and got him long listed for a BIFA that year for Best Debut Director. 

His first short, Signature, was nominated for a Broadcast Young Talent Award. Whilst his second short, Fuse, played at Raindance and was nominated for the longform award at Soho Rushes Shorts.

Prior to this, Benjamin worked freelance as a documentary director, editor, animator and cinematographer for BBC, Vice and MTV.




Producer Maggie Monteith & Matthew James Wilkinson
Writer Danny Morgan

It's Ron Weasley's (Harry Potter) 29th birthday and things have not worked out as well as he imagined.
Crazy Pie Productions
Writer Danny Morgan and Benjamin Barfoot
    Albert Plum. One of the most famous actors you've never heard of.


    Writer & Director

    Nominated for the longform short film award at Soho Rushes shorts
    Producer Lee Wade and Benjamin Barfoot
    A fusion between live action and animation and using custom developed software (automated rotoscope) to create a dark sci-fi thriller.



    Writer Tom and Harry Williams

    Comedy about a group of everyday heroes

    Two Brothers Pictures for Channel 4