Animation, Film Festival
19th July, 2016
Inspired by his dad's work as a Scenes of Crime officer, animator Marcus Armitage examines the struggles an individual can face when a troublesome job
12th November, 2013
Commissioned by Random Acts, Nanda Fernandez Brédillard set out on a day long journey into the streets of Mexico City to capture an visual and auditory
4th November, 2013
Throughout human history perpetrators of abhorrent practices have often been able to sheath themselves in a justification cloak of ‘tradition’
14th October, 2013
With a title that immediately conjures images of the male head of a family, it will be no surprise that Reggie Yates’ first foray into the world of
21st August, 2013
An inexplicable sound from the flat above leaves Jeff sleepless and anxious to find out the truth about what’s really going on upstairs.
3rd July, 2013
Directing duo Karni&Saul join the Random Acts filmmaker ranks with their animated insect food chain tattoo tale 'Skinmeal'.
Art & Fashion
26th June, 2013
“We move, we fight…we learn not to give up” In Cristina Molino’s beautifully poetic Random Acts film Keep Dancing, an ice skater
14th June, 2013
I seem to recall describing Matt Lambert’s WAR promo as a somewhat visceral experience? Pah, what did I know! Making his earlier Fickmaschinen look
3rd June, 2013
We’ve been following the work of Andrew ‘GRIFF’ Griffin for some time now – ever since we were initially bowled over by the emotional power
Art & Fashion, Music
17th May, 2013
Having just screened as part of Channel 4’s Random Acts series here in the UK, Under The Knife by director/editor Jeremy Cole proves that the series
Art & Fashion, Asides
15th February, 2013
Directors Spike Morris and Oscar Hudson deliver a multi-location dance piece featuring a teleporting cardboard box for Random Acts short 'This Way Up'.
12th November, 2012
A pyromaniac bear misses his mother in Stephen Irwin's delightfully off-kilter monochrome animation short 'Moxie'.
Join the talented filmmakers featured on Directors Notes by submitting your film to the site now (read more on our Submit page).
Subscribe to the WeAreDN Vimeo channel for more curated films