BBC Two Sleeping Lions
Short film for BBC Learning, broadcast on BBC2.
Gripping short drama. Mia, an introverted 15-year-old, has a dark secret that she has never shared for fear of destroying her mother’s happiness, but when she discovers her younger sister is in danger she is faced with a difficult decision.
Directed & Edited by David Barnes
Written by BAFTA-winning Neil McKay
Produced by Louise Lynch and David Barnes
DOP: Graeme Dunn
Production Designer: Cristina Casali
Composer: Ben Parsons
Casting Director: Martin Gibbons
Line Producer: Dominique Molloy
Costume Designer: Orla Smyth
Makeup Designer: Rebecca Hodgkinson
1st AD: Nick Rae
Colourist: Trevor Brown
Sound Designer: Richard Lee
Post Production: Timeline
Title Design: Source Creative & David Barnes
Royal Television Society NW Award, Best Production (Craft) 2015.