Pregnant Pause

A Film by Alice Seabright

Synopsis

Pee. Wait. Panic. Steph is in a happy, long-term relationship, but now she might be pregnant she has no idea what she wants.

Director

  • Picture of Alice Seabright © Alice Seabright

    Alice Seabright

    Alice Seabright is a writer and director based in London. Half French-half British, Alice studied Psychology at University College London, where she was president of the Film Society, made short films and directed theatre, including a run of Pirandello's Henry IV in the Bloomsbury Theatre. Her short film DREAM GIRL won the Virgin Media shorts Tivo award in 2012 and screened in Arthouse cinemas across the UK for a year. Alice's latest short film, PREGNANT PAUSE, was selected for Film London's London Calling scheme and received
    match funding from Sky. It stars Alexandra Roach, Nathan Stewart Jarrett, Jake Davies and Sally Phillips, and premiered at the BFI London Film Festival. Alice has written GIVE ME SHELTER, a TV pilot for a returning drama series set in a homeless shelter, co-written the comedy-drama TV pilot WINGING IT, and the coming-of-age drama THE STRANGE DAYS. She has directed music videos for HEZEN. Alice is currently developing OUT OF MIND, a near future relationship drama, which won the Shore Scripts competition in 2016. She is also on Film London's Microwave scheme as a director, developing the feature film BORDERLINE, with writer Miles Mantle and producer Merlin Merton.

Awards + Festivals

  • 60th BFI LONDON FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)October 5, 2016
  • 7th UNDERWIRE FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)November 26, 2016
  • 16th SANTA FE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Santa Fe, United States)December 7, 2016
  • 14th LONDON SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)January 5, 2017
  • *HONORABLE MENTION BEST SHORT FILM AWARD*
    10th BRITISH SHORTS BERLIN (Offical Selection, Berlin, Germany)January 12, 2017
  • 17th DINGLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Dingle, Ireland)March 23, 2017
  • 19th MARYLAND FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Baltimore, Maryland, USA)May 3, 2017
  • 6th LOCO LONDON COMEDY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)May 4, 2017
  • *JACK GOLD PRIZE FOR BEST DIRECTION*
    9th FASTNET FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (International Competition, Schull, Ireland)May 24, 2017
  • BREAKTHROUGHS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Toronto, Canada)June 16, 2017
  • 23rd PALM SPRINGS INT'L SHORTFEST AND FILM MARKET (Official Selection, Palm Springs, CA, USA)June 20, 2017
  • 14th INDY FILM FEST 2017 (World Cinema Shorts, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA)July 13, 2017
  • 24th OPENEYES FILMFEST (Official Selection, Marburg, Germany)July 20, 2017
  • 2nd REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)August 10, 2017
  • 3rd ANOTHER INDEPENDENT INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA)September 22, 2017
  • 23rd ENCOUNTERS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bristol, UK)November 19, 2017
  • 11th LUBLIN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lublin, Poland)November 24, 2017

Trailer

Crew

Screenplay
Alice Seabright
Producer
Anna Hagteaves
Director
Alice Seabright
Director of Photography
Nicola Daley
Art Direction
Gini Godwin & Sophia Stocco
Costume Design
Holly Smart
Sound
Joel Carr
Editor
Meredith Mantik
Sound Design
Gustaf Jackson
Music
Roly Witherow

Details

Running Time
13 mins
Shooting Format
Digital
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD),MOV
Aspect Ratio
1:85
Sound
5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Alice Seabright

alice.seabright@gmail.com