Sunny King

Sunny King

OAKMANFILM

Director in London, England

About Sunny

Sunny King is a director-producer of shorts and promos and founder of OAKMANFILM. Like most filmmakers, his first taste of the film industry manifested as a runner in a low budget feature film. The experience left a huge impression on him and led to making independent films of his own. He cites Fritz Lang, F.W Murnau and Kinji Fukasaku as influences

He gained critical acclaim with shortfilms, Unspoken which won Best LGBT shortfilm at the British Independent film festival 2013 and Best shortfilm at the Nollywood Movie Awards 2013 for my shortfilm. And his shortfilm , Prey, won Best Director and Best Actress at the Stormy Weather Film Festival 2017.

PREY, had a three day general release in the cinemas at Picturehouse Central, Hackney Picturehouse and Ritzy cinema in the summer of 2016. And his been featured on the BBC.

His latest film is a 5 minute segment for the Italy/UK co-production anthology horror feature film called PHOBIA.
It debuted at the AFM market 2017 and EFM market 2018.


Name: Sunny King

Lives in: London, England

Company: OAKMANFILM

Occupation: Director

Awards

  • PREY won Best Director and Best Actress at the Stormy Weather Film Festival
    (2017)

  • UNSPOKEN won Best LGBT Film at the London independent Film Festival
    (2013)

  • UNSPOKEN won Best Short movie at the Nollywood Movie Awards
    (2013)

Projects

  • Dumar Volume Two

    Dumar Volume Two (2018)
    Film (Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Fund Manager 'Dumar' is on a personal quest against his employer, a corrupt fund manager whom has framed him for fraud, however unknown to both parties they both have ulterior motive.

  • PHOBIA

    PHOBIA (2017)
    Film (Horror) Director Add a Plot »

  • Prey

    Prey (2015)
    Film (Short, Horror and Thriller) Director A young woman after a night out is stalked by a psychopath in a car park

  • New End

    New End (2015)
    Film (Short, Horror, Mystery, Romance and 1 More) Art department Lester is one of last humans not to be turned by vampires until he enters his house as someone is already waiting for him.

  • The Witness

    The Witness (2013)
    Film (Short and Drama) Producer A young woman considering moving into her idyllic new home with her partner, discovers a dark secret of its previous residents.

  • Adjudicator 2

    Adjudicator 2 (2013)
    Film (Short and Action) Art department The adjudicator is back to fight more evil magicians and this time round a ninja too

  • Dumar

    Dumar (2013)
    Film (Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Fund Manager 'Dumar' is on a personal quest against his employer, a corrupt fund manager whom has framed him for fraud, however unknown to both parties they both have ulterior motive.

  • Product X

    Product X (2013)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Two gamers are absorbed in a fighting game questioning their friendship

  • Unspoken

    Unspoken (2012)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director Two days before Lola's dream wedding, her maid of honor, Sandra stumbles on a secret that could change all of their lives forever. Unspoken is a story of commitment to love and friendship in the face of societal taboos we dare not confront or speak of. Written by OAKMANFILM

  • Signs

    Signs (2009)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director Add a Plot »

  • Adjudicator

    Adjudicator (2005)
    Film (Short and Action) Animation department A boy is playing in the woods outside his house and is kidnapped by a 'hunter' taken to the evil witch and rescued by the adjudicator.

Education

  • Central Film School ,UK
    (2014-2015)

  • Middlesex University, UK
    (2001-2004)

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