• Writer / Director

    Martin Smith

  • Produced by

    Paul Welsh

  • Financed by

    Creative Scotland (Development)

    Edge City Films (Development)

  • Project Developed with Assistance from Playwright’s Studio Scotland and Binger Film Lab.

Seagulls by Martin Smith, courtesy of Digicult / Hopscotch


Fourteen-year-old Ryan works the family fair but dreams of escaping his precarious and increasingly unrewarding life on the road.


Martin Smith is the award short director of ‘Jimmy’, ‘Liar, ‘Accidents’ and ‘Tracks’. His latest short ‘Seagulls’ explores the characters and world of Shows and premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival.