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Burton Bowen

Director, Actor, Camera Assistant, Film Lover, Producer, Screenwriter, Writer, Storyboard Artist

Great Britain , London

Current Work Details

What I do

Director, Writer, Actor, Illustrator

Company

Light Brigade Pictures

Website

www.lightbrigadepictures.com

Blog Feed

burtonbowen.tumblr.com

Where I work

I run my own company or organisation

Technical Skills

Writing, Directing, Photography, Drawing, Acting, Web Design

Resources / Expertise

Film and Media Theories

Availability

Paid Work or Collaboration

Training

2011-2014

London College of Communications,
Media Communications, Honours Degree

Shooters Q&A

Films I wish I had made

My Own Private Idaho - G. Van Sant; Eyes Wide Shut - S. Kubrick; Heavens Gate - M. Cimino; Papermoon - Peter Bogdanovich

I cried watching

Monsters Ball; Midnight Cowboy; Candy; The Wrestler

I left the cinema during

American Gansters; True Grit

Directors I love

Gus Van Sant, Michael Cimino, Stanley Kubrick, Terrence Mallick, Sidney Lumet, Alan J. Pakula, Sam Packinpah

Actors I admire

Joaquin Phoenix, Richard Burton, Mickey Rourke, Heath Ledger, Paul Newman, Dennis Hopper

Writers I respect

Dylan Thomas, William Goldman, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Charles Bukowski

My desert island discs

MGMT, Bob Dylan

Books I have given my friends

Under The Volcano, The Road, The Killer Inside Me, Darkness at Noon, The Illustrated Man

My death row meal

Seafood Lasagna from Santa Cruz

The best thing I own

Nikon D800

More about me

For any director with a little lucidity, masterpieces are films that come to you by accident - Sydney Lumet

My Work & Credits

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    Keep Moving

    My roles: Writer, Director

    Format
    HD
    Production company
    Light Brigade Pictures
    Category
    Short
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    Waiting

    My roles: Writer, Sad Man, Director

    Format
    HD
    Production company
    Light Brigade Pictures
    Category
    Short
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    Lost in Switzerland

    My role: Director

    Format
    HD
    Production company
    Light Brigade Pictures
    Category
    Short
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    French Wedding

    My role: Graphic Designer

    Format
    unspecified
    Production company
    Light Brigade Pictures
    Category
    Animation
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    Gathering

    My role: Writer

    Format
    unspecified
    Production company
    Light Brigade Pictures
    Category
    Animation
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    Peru in Wanderlust

    My role: Cinematographer

    Format
    HD
    Production company
    Light Brigade Pictures
    Category
    Documentary