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About Geoffrey

From his multiple award-winning student dance film, to dark comedies and dramas, Geoffrey has worked in various styles and genres exploring specific themes he is interested in. His Film London funded film CLOSE, premiered at the 57th BFI London Film Festival.

Contact

Geoffrey Taylor
hi@geoffrey-taylor.com
+44 (0)7974 816 807

Geoffrey also pursues his curiosity of people and subject matters and has delved into documentaries. In 2017 he made several short documentaries including ‘Illness and Anarchy’ about a mans battle with chronic pain and his alter ego, Barry the Badger. In 2015 he made ‘Into The Red’, a quirky insight into the world’s largest Ginger festival.

He is currently working as a freelance director and creative producer, in brand, charity and music videos, as well as documentaries and fiction. In addition to this, he also edits and shoots. Recent clients include Somerset House, Yahoo and Paramount Pictures. Sony Music, Universal and NSPCC.

Development of his first feature script is well under way, and as well as the making of other shorts.

Selected Clients

Paramount pictures and Yahoo.

Pearsons

Nspcc

Universal Music

Marks and Spencers

Gap

Sony Music

Somerset House

National Trust

Médecins Sans Frontières

Hewitt Packard

Pervasive Media studios

European Capital Culture (Guirmaraes,Portugal)

Bristol Old Vic

Arts Council

Film London

Festivals & Screenings

Poland
– Krakow Film Festival
– JeresyRegiofun

London
– BFI London Film Festival
– London Short Film Festival
– JeresyRushes Soho Shorts

Brazil
– São Paulo Film Festival

Bristol
– Encounters International Short Film Festival

Jersey
– Branchage Festival

Germany
– JeresyLandshutter Film Festival
– JeresyRegensburgh Short Film Festival

Egypt
– JeresyCairo Independent Film festival

Scotland
– JeresyEdinburgh Fringe Festival

Brighton
– JeresyEnd Of The Pier International Film Festival

Manchester
– JeresyMoves International Dance Film Festival

Awards & Recognition

Close
– Vimeo Staff Pick award

Extended Theatre Project 2009
– Winner: Live event Category, Media innovation Awards 2009

Isabella 2007
– Royal Television Society: Winner of Regional (South West) Film Award, March 2008
– Nahemi Winner, Creative Film Maker Award & Cinematography Award, Nov 2007
– Motion Plymouth, Best Short Film Fiction Category Award, Nov 2007
– Vividas.com and Pinewood Studio Winner, Best Film Award, June 2007

My Grandma 2004
– Firstlight Movies / UK Film Council Awards 2005 ‘Voted Best Film of 2004. February 2005

Still from Close