Face

A Film by Luke Tierney

Synopsis

James needs to get to the pharmacy by midnight. It’s 11:35. Unfortunately, the only person who can drive him there is his weird neighbour, Steve.

Director

  • Picture of Luke Tierney © Luke Tierney

    Luke Tierney

    Luke Tierney is an IF-award nominated director, writer and producer, who has experience writing and directing a wide variety of projects including shorts, web-series, multi-platform, TV and commercial content. He began his career working in post-production as a colourist, working on Australian feature films, commercials and music videos, before transitioning into
    production. He was a co-writer on Australian broadcaster ABC2's International Emmy Award winning series, "#7 Days Later", and co-wrote the pilot for ABC2's comedy series "The Strange Calls” which has since been developed into a comedy pilot for NBC starring Danny Pudi (“Community”) and Daniel Stern (“Home Alone”). Luke has experience directing in the commercial realm and has directed commercial content for companies including Telstra, Cascade, Toohey’s New, Westinghouse and Seek. His producing work has yielded awards including Grand Jury Prize at Flickerfest, selection at Las Vegas Film Festival, and Golden Tripod awards at the ACS Awards. Most recently, Luke co-wrote and directed short film, “Face” starring Ewen Leslie and Henry Nixon, which screened at Flickerfest and was recently picked up for representation by German film festival agency: “Aug & Ohr Medien".

Awards + Festivals

  • 07.01.2017 FLICKERFEST (Official Selection, Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia)January 7, 2017
  • 5th DUHOK INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Non-Competitive Section "World Visions", Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan)September 9, 2017
  • 9th SEOUL INT'L EXTREME-SHORT IMAGE & FILM FESTIVAL (Non-Competition "Bloody Night", South Korea)September 12, 2017
  • 8th ADELAIDE FILM FESTIVAL (Shorts Program, Australia)October 5, 2017
  • 14th INTERNATIONALES KURZFILMFESTIVAL „KURZ.FILM.SPIELE“ (Official Selection, Konstanz, Germany)October 21, 2017
  • 6th WINCHESTER SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Winchester, U.K.)November 3, 2017
  • 14th MANCHESTER INT'L SHORT FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)November 20, 2017
  • 18th SLEEPWALKERS - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Tallinn, Estonia)November 21, 2017
  • 2nd RAPIDLION SOUTH AFRICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Johannesburg, South Africa)March 3, 2018
  • 1st BUXTINALE - FILMFEST BUXTEHUDE (Official Selection, Buxtehude, Germany)March 8, 2018
  • 20th MECAL, BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL SHORT AND ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Barcelona, Spain)March 15, 2018
  • *Thespian Imp for Best Actor*
    3rd INDIE-LINCS INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lincoln, UK)March 17, 2018
  • *OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING PERFORMANCE*
    16th SHORT CIRCUIT: PACIFIC RIM FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Canada)April 4, 2018
  • 19th CROSSROADS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Jackson, MS, USA)April 12, 2018
  • *BEST DIRECTOR*, *NOMINATION - BEST SHORT FILM, BEST SCREENPLAY & BEST ACTOR*
    2nd JIM THORPE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Jim Thorpe, PA, USA)April 12, 2018
  • 7th FIGARI FILM FEST (Best of Mecal Pro program, Olbia, Italy)June 18, 2018
  • 3rd DOC SUNBACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mulvane, Kansas, USA)June 21, 2018
  • 8th ANNUAL WE LIKE ‘EM SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Baker City, OR, USA)August 17, 2018
  • 3rd THE BLACK SEA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vama Veche, Romania)August 26, 2018
  • 3rd ADIRONDACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Glens Falls, NY, USA)October 18, 2018
  • *BEST SCI-FI SHORT*
    2018 VORTEX SCI-FI, FANTASY AND HORROR FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Providence, RI, USA)October 20, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Henry Nixon, Luke Tierney
Producer
Michelle Hardy, Luke Tierney
Director
Luke Tierney
Director of Photography
Aaron McLisky
Art Direction
Shona Menzies
Sound
Rafal Dabrowski
Editor
Joe Morris
Sound Design
Luke Mynott
Music
Joff Bush

Details

Running Time
13 mins
Shooting Format
Arri Alexa, video
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
2.35:1
Sound
Dolby 5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Luke Tierney

that.tierney@gmail.com