Say Sorry (short film 2004)


When Belle (9 yrs) refuses to say sorry, she’s thrown out of her stepfather’s car and abandoned on the side of the road. She learns that apologising for another’s mistake means having to leave part of herself behind.

3 mins.


Commissioned by BBC (Fiction Lab).

Producer Katie Goodson Thomas.

Made in three days, one day prep, one day shoot, one day edit.


Heike Makatsche (Love Actually, Resident Evil, Aimee & Jaguar).

Jason Hughes (BBC’s This Life, Killing Me Softly).


Festivals / Screenings

Golden Award Winner Rosh’d International Film Festival Tehran 05.

Edinburgh International Film Festival 2004.

Tampere Film Festival 2005.

Palm Springs Short Film Festival 2004.

Dresden Film festival 2005.

Raindance Film Festival (London) 2004.

Nashville Film Festival 2005.

Talent Circles Super shorts London 05.

Serious about Shorts London 05.