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Seat in Shadow

Lookup NU author(s): Henry Coombes



Seat in Shadow is an Art House LGBT Feature Film set in Glasgow that is now being distributed by Peccadillo Pictures, to Cinemas and Galleries both nationally and internationally. Seat in Shadow. Winner of best feature at Amsterdam Renaissance 2017, Film Festival. Holland. Best Micro Budget Feature at Berlin Independent 2017. Description: A young man called Ben has boyfriend troubles, so his grandma introduces him to Albert, an eccentric painter who doubles an unconventional, Jung inspired psychotherapist. There therapy sessions end up revealing as much about Albert as they do about Ben in a twisted, sexual comedy. The film is a study of social mores and sexual excess where the boundaries between doctor and patient, artist and muse become increasingly blurred.Collaborators. Producer: Deva Smith. LA Belle Allee Productions. Actor and writer: David Sillars. Director of Photography: David Liddell. Music Score: Tut Vu Vu. Funder: Creative Scotland. Distribution: Peccadillo Pictures.

Publication metadata

Artist(s): Coombes H

Publication type: Artefact

Publication status: Published

Year: 2016

Description: Feature Film

Venue: Edinburgh International Film School

Location: Edinburgh, UK

Type of Work: Feature film, exhibition of storyboards

Short Title: Seat in Shadow

Notes: Screened. Seat in Shadow Glasgow International Arts Festival 2016. Seat in Shadow BFI Flare LGBT Film Festival. London 2017. Seat in Shadow Cinequest. San Jose. Film Festival. United States 2017. Seat in Shadow Alchemy Film Festival. Experimental Film Festival. Scotland. 2017 Seat in Shadow Sydney Mardi Gras. Film Festival. Australia 2016. Seat in Shadow Chicago LGBTQ Film Festival. United States. 2017. Seat in Shadow The Pugnant Film Series. Experimental Film Festival. Athens. 2017 Seat in Shadow LGBTQ Film Festival Florida. United States 2017