Ferran Brooks

Ferran Brooks

Euromedia

Cinematographer, filmmaker and screenwriter in Barcelona, Spain

About Ferran

A workalcoholic filmmaker that love cats, skate, films and books.



Since the year 2000 I have worked in the creative departments of publicity agencies as art director / copy / creative director, producing creativities for companies like: Opel, Volkswagen, Canal 9, TV Madrid, Red cross, Telecinco TV, Pokerstars, Unibet, Hyundai, Chevrolet and many more. Since the year 2007 worked as producer and developer of diverse TV programs for: Eurosport TV, Telecinco TV, CuatroTV, Canal Arte, etc.



As Screenwriter, I have written some short films, documentals and TV shows. Currently preparing film scripts for the international market. One of them: "DUSK" has been the most rated by professional readers of screenplays in Spain ( scored1917 points over 2000 - by five screenwriters professionals), has consistently received awards for script and project development. Been writing Bande-Dessinée / Comics since 1996. Was the only spanish writer in the homenage to the 11-S victims volume published by Time / Warner in 2001. Some of my books like « Magical Mystery Moore » have been published in varous countries such as USA, Italy, Portugal, Germany or France.



Study cinematography in Celluloid cinematography by Kodak Spain. Some of my video-creations like «The Sould of the Cities » have been displayed in the Pompidou Centre and Bibliothèque nationale de France. Work also as+ location cinematographer for international productions shooting in Spain, Turkey, and MENA.



Have won some awards for my work on shortfilms as: « The long night » (DocsDF, International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City, City of Soria Shorts International Competition , Strasbourg International Film Festival) or his antiwar story « Wordless » ( International Film Festival Venice OFF 2013, Shortlisted in "Ridely Scott Parallel Lines")



Granted with the Panavision New Filmmaker prize in Cannes, in the year 2012. I am the only European (non-anglosaxon) who has been given this prize and who has got filmmakers like Paul Thomas Anderson (« Magnolia », « There will be blood » or « The Master ») or Steven Soderbergh (« Che » or « Traffic »)



Currently I am preparing scripts for the international market. Some of them already awarded in Spain, but seeking development for the international market.



Screenwriter, Filmmaker & Cinematographer



Guilds / Member of: PAV - Audiovisual Producers Association ALMA - Spanish Screenwriters Association EDAV- Valencia Screenwriters Association AIC - Short Film Industry Association










Name: Ferran Brooks

Lives in: Barcelona, Spain

Company: Euromedia

Occupation: Cinematographer, Filmmaker and Screenwriter

Unique traits: Passionate fighter, hard worker. “Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames”

Credits

  • Granada, the Last Kingdom

    Granada, the Last Kingdom (2018)
    Television (History) Writer One epic saga goes with the backdrop of the clash of two civilizations: Islam and Christianity.

  • Mom

    Mom (2016)
    Film (Short and Horror) Director A man lives in isolation, haunted by his past, running away from him. But the past always comes back and found someone to remind this man the beast within .

  • World of Death

    World of Death (2016)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Horror and Sci-Fi) Director World of Death brings together the talents of hundreds of filmmakers from all over the world in a web series that will terrorize, astonish, disturb, and excite genre fans. With new episodes premiering on BloodyDisgusting.com every week, horror fans will never be without a heaping mound of blood, guts and mayhem. Written by Tony Wash

  • Rock-paper-scissors

    Rock-paper-scissors (2016)
    Film (Short and Thriller) Cinematographer Add a Plot »

  • Insomnia

    Insomnia (2015)
    Film (Short and Horror) Writer Add a Plot »

  • Dragonet Primus

    Dragonet Primus (2014)
    Film (Short, Drama and Sci-Fi) Director Year 2040. A world where new technologies visualize and replace real life. Alice, eight years old, a beautiful and alone girl doesn't grow up in a family atmosphere of love and happiness exactly... Her birthdays present, y the best present that money can buy, an intelligent robot. Nell and Alice established a strong friendship, and together are witness of an unpleasant situation that anybody should live, gender violence. Written by Anonymous

  • Second Son: Test True Power

    Second Son: Test True Power (2014)
    Video (Short and Action) Writer Add a Plot »

  • #Sequence

    #Sequence (2013)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Drama, Family and 2 More) Director Jaime wants to go to Hollywood. His parents want him to go a bit farther.

  • Malthusianism

    Malthusianism (2013)
    Video (Horror and Short) Director Mothers always have little problems with their children. Especially with what they like to eat and what not.

  • Whispers

    Whispers (2013)
    Film (Short and Crime) Director Add a Plot »

  • Fourth Session

    Fourth Session (2013)
    Film (Horror) Cinematographer Add a Plot »

  • The End

    The End (2012)
    Film (Short and Romance) Cinematographer An elderly couple sit on a park bench to reflect on life and love.

  • La senda

    La senda (2012)
    Film (Horror and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department The chess player Raúl invites his estranged wife Ana and his son Nico to travel with him during Christmas to an isolated cabin in a snowy mountain expecting to reconcile with her. On the arrival, Raúl asks the landlord someone to help to chop wood for the family and the helpful carpenter Samuel comes to the house and cut the wood. When Raúl sees his wife giving attention of Samuel, he becomes jealous and his paranoid mind makes him believe that Ana is having a love affair with Samuel. On the Christmas Eve, Raúl invites Samuel to spend the night with his family. Soon Raúl discovers the truth about the Ana and Samuel and what happened during the Christmas dinner. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Life in a Day

    Life in a Day (2011)
    Film (Documentary and Drama) Director What do you get when you ask the people of the world to chronicle a single day in their lives? You get 80,000 submissions, 4500 hours of footage, from 192 countries. Kevin Macdonald has taken this raw material, all shot on July 24, 2010, and created a 90-minute paean to what it means to be human in the world today. Written by Anonymous

  • La victoria de Úrsula

    La victoria de Úrsula (2011)
    Film (Short, Drama and Fantasy) Cinematographer A rainy night, Ursula crosses a lush forest. Stops before the gate of an old cemetery and break the chains that keep her from entering. In his right hand holds a shovel, on the left, a heavy suitcase.

  • Wordless

    Wordless (2010)
    Film (Short and Sci-Fi) Director Add a Plot »

  • The Long Night

    The Long Night (2008)
    Film (Documentary and Short) Director Talks about the disasters of the War in the perspective of Humanity, Veterans of War and Damaged Civilians. It portraits the actual reality of the Disasters of the War, of all wars.

Awards

  • "Best Short Film" Festicine Infancia Bogota / "Dragonet Primus"
    (2015)

  • "Best Short Film" Morbido Fest / "Dragonet Primus"
    (2015)

  • Best "World Spot Award" - Barcelona / Sony Playstation
    (2014)

  • Panavision New Filmmaker
    (2012)

  • Best "Public Service Award" - Cannes / Firefox
    (2012)

  • Best "European Spot Award" - Cannes / Firefox
    (2011)

  • "Best Short Film" Ciudad de Soria Shorts International Competition / "The Long Night"
    (2010)

  • "Best Short Film" Mexico International Film Festival / "The Long Night"
    (2010)

Education

  • Cinematografia Kodak
    (2009-2012)

  • University of Valencia - History and Anthropology
    (1992-1997)

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