PANIC: Original Soundtrack

PANIC: Original Soundtrack

James approached me back in April 2015 to see if I would be interested in coming on board as composer for PANIC. We had just finished an entry for the 48 hour London Sci-Fi film festival – watch here. In that project I sent James the stems before I saw the film. I designed them […]

PANIC: Director’s Notes

PANIC: Director’s Notes

Panic is a thriller that follows a young man suffering with depression. As the narrative unfolds and we get to know our protagonist, Dylan, we see how mental illness distorts his world view and creates a claustrophobic and volatile environment for him. The tension builds as Dylan’s depression spirals out of control and we end […]

PANIC: Cinematography

PANIC: Cinematography

Having worked closely with James on previous projects we were only too happy to collaborate on his latest script – PANIC. From the very beginning we had some strong ideas for the cinematography that would be vital in making his script come to life. For me the story has 3 main concepts that I wanted […]

Sci-Fi: London

Sci-Fi: London

This blog is being written at the ungodly hour on a Monday morning, just hours before the hand in time to this year’s 48 hour Sci-Fi Film Challenge. The edit has been locked off… more than once, the vfx have begun and the audio mix is trying to keep up with the edit and its […]

The Debt: A Short Film by James Cookson

The Debt: A Short Film by James Cookson

Last year Phoenix Films had the good fortune to work with our friend and award winning Director James Cookson. James approached us to help in bringing his vision to life and we tried our very best to help achieve that! With the edit locked off and the film ready to hit the web we couldn’t […]