UK and USA based, former Royal National Theatre player, with many UK Theatre and TV credits, plus writer/director/producer of many Edinburgh Festival projects and events, winning several Festival Awards. Currently, and over recent years, writing/directing/producing Independent Films, in association with Kathryn S Kraus (award-winning and Emmy nominated Editor and DOP) of K4K Films. First feature, Punk Strut - the Movie won Best International Music Documentary at the New York Independent Film Festival, and Speed Love (third feature) has been invited to the 25th Anniversary of the Chichester International Film Festival in the UK.
Tom and his Zombie Wife
Film by K4K Films/Shortcut Films/Zap Films (Horror and Romance) Writer/Director Tom will do anything to keep his Zombie Wife alive, even kill for her.
Film (short) by K4K Films/Shortcut Films/Little Fox Pictures Director A man scours the beach to find remnants to add to his rare collection - a humorous reminder to keep our beaches clean.
Film (Romance) Director John and Mary meet at an over 50's Speed Dating Night. Serendipity has brought them together. Their like minds, their loves, their hates, all pave the way to the ultimate romance. Written by Kevin Short
A Reel Life
Film (Comedy and Drama) Writer/Co-Director From the creator of the award-winning Punk Strut-the Movie comes a film about guilt, death, and the funny side of life. A screenwriter who can't distinguish fact from fiction, reality from unreality, finds his life slowly becoming a film, in this crazy and surreal comedy drama. Written by Kevin Short
Film (short) (Mystery and Short) Writer/Director Sometimes a home can be far less than sweet. One man's castle can be another man's prison. This is the kind of house that makes you feel like you never want to leave. There is no place like home, and there is certainly no place like a Devil Home. Written and Directed by UK-based Independent film maker Kevin Short (Writer/Director of award-winning mockumentary 'Punk Strut -the Movie' and the forthcoming comedy drama 'A Reel Life') 'DEVIL HOME 'is a suspenseful journey through the mind of a housebound man who simply can't escape his surroundings, and even the idea of selling up and moving on proves to have unforeseen complications. It's seems his Devil Home won't let him go. Written by Kevin Short
Film (short) (Drama and Short) Director A nuisance caller proves to be just that. But what happens when the ringing stops? Might it have been Jesus on the mainline?
Tap of Life
Film (short) (Short) Director A man wakes to find his water supply has been cut off. Believing water to be his God given right, he gets on his bicycle and rides toward the source of the trouble, intending to make his message loud and clear.
Punk Strut: The Movie
Film (Comedy, Biography and Music) Director A feature-length tribute to the age and spirit of Punk, which begins as a gentle ramble through the pasture of popular culture and spirals into a story of comic absurdity. 30 years after the release of his cult record 'Punk Strut' Kevin Short has assembled the original musicians to record a new kicking version of the track, and to mark the event, Richard Gibson becomes Rik Shaw once again to present a wild and highly entertaining rockumentary of Kevin Short and His Privates 30th year reunion. In the process, they explore the world of punk today, and meet some of the surviving bands and fans. Mixing documentary, music, and fiction, the film also looks at the reality of punks approaching their sixties. Written by Anonymous
The Creature from the Bg Lagoon
Film (short) by K4K Films/Kevin Short (Comedy, Horror and Short) The Man A gentle humorous reminder of the environmental importance of recycling through the eyes of non-compliant shopper who finally gets his comeuppance.
Best Political Short 'The Creature from the Bag Lagoon' MCNY 9th Annual Film Feestival
'Beachcombing' MCNY Annual Film Festival Finalist.
Best International Music Documentary "Punk Strut - the Movie' NY Independent Film Festival
'Best New Venue' Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Total Theatre Nomination 'GO4 - a technodrama' Edinburgh Festival
2 'Spirit of the Fringe Awards' Edinburgh Festival
Best New Play 'The Pigsty' Edinburgh Festval Fringe