Shows

  • 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

 

Illiterate but sharp and resourceful, Ryan (14) works the fair with pride until the rides are sold without his consent. A family betrayal with desperate consequences.

 

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.