OWEN

a feature length documentary for cinema release.

Distributor: Kaleidoscope Film Distribution

 

Producer:  Lee Brazier

Lee Brazier is a former FilmFour Creative Executive and was Head of Distribution and Acquisitions at  Cinescope Entertainment. Lee has worked on a variety of projects in his career including Shaun of the Dead, Sexy Beast and Mission To Lars. He most recently Executive  Produced  ‘Yesterday’ directed by Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire)  and written by Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral).

 

Writer/Director:  Jo Lewis

Jo Lewis is an award winning Director with a wealth of experience in feature film production and international documentaries for The Discovery Channel. Film production work includes films by Mike Leigh, Anthony Mingella, Ridley Scott and Andrea Arnold. She recently produced and directed #sugarwater (55mins) an observational documentary about the first ever Deaf and disabled performance at the National Theatre by Graeae Theatre Company. The featured play is ‘The Solid Life of Sugar Water’ by Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and The Cursed Child). The film features contributions by Jenny Sealey (Director Paralympic Opening Ceremony London 2012) Rufus Norris (Director National Theatre) and Sir Peter Blake. Simon Gilchrist was the Executive Producer and this was the first time that outside cameras had been allowed full access to the National Theatre and NT Studio. The film premiered at the St Louis Film Festival (named one of the 25 key films) and had its UK premiere at the Glasgow Film Festival. The film will screen at the Genesis Cinema in December as part of Disability Awareness.

 

“When my contract is up, I’m out of wrestling. I’ve made plans. I’ve been smart with my fiscal affairs. Financially, I’ll be set. I really want to devote a lot of time to my family.

Owen 5 months before his death