Luke Snellin’s second short, and first instalment in his ‘Britpop Trilogy’ Mixtape topped 2009’s Virgin Media Shorts and made a large splash online. Luke returns with the awkward teen love triangle short Disco, and joins us to discuss the inspirational qualities of crying, pyjama clad women on bicycles and inventing the short film encore.
July. 1997. The height of summer. Oasis reach number one with D’you Know What I Mean. Tony Blair has moved his stuff in to Downing Street. Meanwhile Danny Graham is trying to tell a girl named Pippa that he likes her.
I don’t feel like I ever step onto a set & know everything I need to know. It’s great to get in there, in at the deep end & just work stuff out as you go.