British Film Festival jury member
Ben Mallabyu2019s ISLAND QUEEN, written by and starring Nat Luurtsema, was nominated for a BAFTA for Best Short Film in 2014. Described by Peter Bradshaw in The Guardian as “an excellent, laidback piece”, the quirky comedy also won Best Comedy at the European Independent Film Festival. Available on iTunes.
Benu2019s short BATTLECOCK! premiered at the 2013 BFI London Film Festival and his sci-fi comedy short TIMEHOLES rocketed to over 150,000 views on Vimeo when promoted as a Staff Pick. He has recently completed the second series of CLIMAXED for BBC3 with Tiger Aspect.
He is on Hoot Commercials and Unitu2019s roster of Comedy Directoru2019s and works alongside their creative teams servicing content and production for agencies and brands. He is also the co-founder of comedy production company Mister Tibbs with Sami Abusamra
Ben is represented for film and TV by Rob Kraitt at Casarotto Ramsay and Associates