THROW ME TO THE DOGS
WRITER & DIRECTOR / UK / 13 MINS / 2015
A troubled teenage boy, growing up in a dreamless wilderness, is stripped of his dignity as his father abandons him for the outside world which he is trying to retreat from.
Winning 10 awards, with praise from Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle, Throw Me to the Dogs has screened at some of the most prestigious BAFTA and Oscar® qualifying festivals around the world. The film achieved worldwide distribution via MUBI, streaming in over 240 countries, as well as being awarded a 'Best of the Month' Staff Pick on Vimeo.
FESTIVALS & AWARDS
30 festival screenings and 10 awards
• MUBI Worldwide Film of the Day
• Short of the Week Official Selection
• Vimeo Staff Pick Best of the Month
• Shooting People Film of the Month
• BFI Future Film Fest Nominated 'Best Director'
• Kinofilm Festival Winner 'Best Made Up North'
• London Short Film Festival (BAFTA qualifying)
• Cork Film Festival (BAFTA & Oscar® qualifying)
• Aesthetica Short Film Fest (BAFTA qualifying)
• CortoLovere Film Festival Winner ‘Best Picture’
• shnit International Film Fest Official Selection
• Shuffle Festival Winner 'Young Filmmaker'