Where: Media Factory – Room 210
When: Friday 16th November – 1pm
Andrew David Barker was born in Derby, England in 1975. He is an author, screenwriter, and director. Andrew will talk about his life, inspirations and career, from making an acclaimed debut feature, A Reckoning starring Leslie Simpson (Dog Soldiers, The Descent & Doomsday) in 2011, writing and publishing two novels, The Electric and Dead Leaves, both of which have been optioned and are in development to be adapted to the screen; to returning to filmmaking with his short films Two Old Boys & Shining Tor.
Two Old Boys: Two old friends sit in their local pub and talk about the state of the modern world and reminisce about the past.
Shining Tor: High up in the Peak District, two Hikers discover a doorway to another world; starring Laura Rollins and Ashley Taylor-Rhys of TV’s ‘Doctors’.