Jane McGee

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BAGGAGE (In development) - Healix Pictures - Feature Film

Black Comedy: A put upon butcher’s wife accidentally kills her husband and flees to the seaside with his body in her luggage. 

·   Developed with support from Film London’s Production Finance Micro Market and the BFI-funded scheme, RISE, run by Northern Film & Media

 

A CAKE FOR MABEL (2013) - Kream - Short Film

Black Comedy: An idiosyncratic 50-something discovers her mother’s past infidelity at her funeral. Starring Sally Mortemore, Benjamin Whitrow and Sylvia Syms. Winner of Best Direction and Best Performance (Sally Mortemore) at Thurrock International Film Festival. 

·   Short-Listed for Best UK Short Film at the East End Film Festival

·   Nominated for Best Producer at Underwire Film Festival. 

·   Screened at BAFTA & Oscar qualifying festivals Palm Springs Shortfest & LA Shortfest

 

THE OPTICIAN (2008) - Distant Light Films - Short Film

Magical-realist Comedy: A love-sick optician finds a pair of glasses that see 10 seconds into the future. Starring Chris Barrie.

·   Winner of Best Short Film at Okanagan Film Festival (Canada)

·   Best Comedy Short at Eugene Film Festival (USA). 

·   Screened at BAFTA & Oscar qualifying festivals Palm Springs Shortfest, Austin Film Fest, LA Shortfest, Bermuda, and Newport Beach.

 

DISCONNECTED (2004) - Talking Dog Films - Short Film

Magical-realist Comedy: When the eggs fly up and splatter on the ceiling you know something isn’t quite right. Starring Carolyn Tomkinson. 

·   Broadcast on BBC2 in 2005 and 2006. 

·   Screened at BAFTA & Oscar qualifying festivals