Cannibal Films was founded in 2013 by a creative team of filmmakers who have been involved in numerous projects across film and TV. Our debut feature film Tear Me Apart world premiered at the Austin Film Festival in 2015 and was released in 2016. Our second feature Gun is currently in development, and we are assembling a slate of original, bold and commercial stories. We are keen to meet writers, directors and producers who share our vision.
Alex made his first real inroads towards film directing whilst at art school when he created a series of film installations. Following a short stint as an artist, Alex turned his sole focus to narrative film and since then he has worked on a number of shorts, adverts and music videos for clients ranging from eBay to Island Records.
Tom has been writing screenplays full-time for almost 10 years and is represented as a writer by Steven Russell at Collective Talent. Tom began adapting plays he had written at university into screenplays. He moved into producing and cut his teeth on numerous short films, adverts and music videos, before writing and producing Tear Me Apart.
Ern has accrued over 30 professional credits across film and TV in both camera department and post production, including Gambit with Colin Firth and Anna Karenina. Two projects he shot were nominated for Oscars: Wasteland (2008) won prizes at Berlin and Sundance; Amy (2014) won a Bafta and Oscar for best documentary feature.
Mark was the founding partner of distributor Trinity Filmed Entertainment and more recently he has helped develop, finance and produce A Liar’s Autobiography (Monty Python, Cameron Diaz), Believe (Brian Cox, Natascha McElhone) and Absolutely Anything (Simon Pegg, Kate Beckinsale). His latest projects include an accelerator program for UK independent filmmakers.