Jamie

A Film by Christopher Manning

Synopsis

Jamie, a shy and quiet loner, spends the afternoon with Ben after meeting him on a dating app.

Director

  • Picture of Christopher Manning © Christopher Manning

    Christopher Manning

    Christopher Manning is a writer, director and producer of narrative fiction. He earned a BA in History from Columbia University in the City of New York before studying filmmaking at the London Film School. He is an Alumnus of the Telluride Film Festival's Cinephile Scholarship and Student Symposium Programs and has worked as a Script Reader, Production Coordinator, Assistant Director and Producer on various fiction and documentary films as well as for television. His short film Jamie won the Alternative Spirit Award at the BAFTA/OSCAR-qualifying Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival (2016 edition) and was one of five films selected to take part in the BFI Flare/British Council #Fivefilms4freedom campaign in 2017. He has several projects in development.

Awards + Festivals

  • 6th SICILIA QUEER (International New Visions Festival, Official Selection, Palermo, Sicily, Italy)May 29, 2016
  • *ALTERNATIVE SPIRIT (LGBTQ) AWARD*
    20th FLICKERS’ RHODE ISLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Providence, Rhode Island, USA)August 8, 2016
  • 21st TWIST SEATTLE QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Seattle, Washington, USA)October 13, 2016
  • 36th UPPSALA INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Uppsala, Sweden)October 23, 2016
  • 1st SARDINIA QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy)November 4, 2016
  • 14th LONDON SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)January 5, 2017
  • 20th ROZE FILMDAGEN (Official Selection, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 03/2017)
  • WATERSPRITE FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Seletion, Cambridge, UK)March 10, 2017
  • 31st BFI FLARE LONDON LGBT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)March 16, 2017
  • 21st MIX MÉXICO 2017 - SEXUAL DIVERSITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mexico DF, Mexico)May 24, 2017
  • 9th FASTNET FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (International Competition, Schull, Ireland)May 24, 2017
  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017
  • 14th INDY FILM FEST 2017 (World Cinema Shorts, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA)July 13, 2017
  • 15th MOLISE CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Casacalenda, Campobasso, Molise, Italy)August 8, 2017
  • 22nd NORTH CAROLINA GAY AND LESBIAN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Durham, USA)August 10, 2017
  • 2nd REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)August 10, 2017
  • 16th CONCORTO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pontenure, Piacenza, Italy)August 19, 2017
  • 12th SHORTS MEXICO – FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CORTOMETRAJES DE MEXICO (QUEER SHORTS SHOWCASE Category, Mexico)September 6, 2017
  • 7th QUÉBEC CITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Canada)September 13, 2017
  • 4th VILNIUS LGBT* FESTIVAL "KREIVĖS" (Official Selection, Vilnius, Lithuania)September 14, 2017
  • 15th TALLGRASS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Wichita, KS, USA)October 12, 2017
  • QUEER FILMFEST ROSTOCK (Official Selection, Germany)October 19, 2017
  • 21st QUEER FILMFEST WEITERSTADT (Official Selection, Weiterstadt, Germany)October 25, 2017
  • 47th ALCINE - FESTIVAL DE CINE DE ALCALÁ DE HENARES / COMUNIDAD DE MADRID (IDIOMAS EN CORTO, Madrid, Spain)November 10, 2017
  • I FILMMAKER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Malaga, Spain)February 20, 2018
  • 34th SCHWULE FILMWOCHE FREIBURG 2018 (Pre-film, Freiburg, Germany)May 2, 2018
  • 9th QUEER FILMFEST OLDENBURG (Official Selection, Oldenburg, Germany)November 8, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Christopher Manning
Producer
Christopher Manning
Director
Christopher Manning
Director of Photography
Alistair Little
Art Direction
Christopher Manning
Costume Design
Christopher Manning
Sound
Rory Rea
Editor
Jojo Erholtz
Sound Design
Maurico DÓrey
Music
Terence Dunn

Details

Running Time
9:01 mins
Shooting Format
2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD), ProRes, H264
Aspect Ratio
1:85
Sound
Dolby 5.1, Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Apparatus Films
jamieshortfilm@gmail.com

DIRECTOR

http://www.csmanning.com