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short films

In 2012 Mr Young released his first short film collection, Caged Fire - The Short Films of Mr Young containing a collection of short films and music videos made from 1995 to 2012. Since then Mr Young has continued to make music videos for the Medway Scene and has made three further short films, Shaking the Sky, 7th and Darkest (an E.P. containing the short films The Bubble of Peculiarity, Crystal Eyze and Curious Fascinations).

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Darkest  

Darkest (2018) is the 12th short film by Mr Young

Cast: Crystal: Leyna Dadd, Man: Mr Young Poems and Soundtrack: 7th Adventure Recordings, Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 14 mins  Screenings: Released online (October 2018), Rochester Picture Palace, Kent, UK (October 2018), Sun Pier House, Chatham, Kent, UK (July 2019).

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7th 

7th (2016) is the 11th short film by Mr Young

Cast: Woman in Park: Charleen Meredith Woman in Bar: Louise Young People in Park:  Aaron Carter, Chanel Chahel, Elliot Sinden Soundtrack: 7th Adventure Recordings Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 3 mins  Screenings: Movie Bar, Brighton (June 2016) Kent Kino/Whitstable Biennale (June 2016) Los Angeles Cinefest, CA, USA (June 2016) - Finalist Tea Break Film Festival, Hull (August 2016) Nightpiece Film Festival, Edinburgh (August 2016) Medway Visions Film Festival, Kent (September, 2016) Alameda International Film Festival, CA, USA (October 2016) - Semi-Finalist Hollywood Screenings Film Festival, CA, USA (March 2017) - Semi-Finalist

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Shaking the sky

Shaking the Sky (2013) is the 10th short film by Mr Young

Cast: The Man: Mr Young The Creature: Vicky Studd Child Voice:  Betsy Young Soundtrack: Hollie White-Mjasiri Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 3 mins  Screenings: Medway Visions Film Festival, Kent (September, 2013) Film the House, Houses of Parliament, London (July 2014) Nightpiece Film Festival, Edinburgh (August 2014)

 

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Music Videos

Port Bou - Theatre Royal (2017)

Rupert Murdoch's Death - That Massive Bereavement (2014)

Thor's Super Sweet Sixteen Party - Bear vs Manero (2014)

Incompatible With Life - Stuart Turner and the Flat Earth Society (2013)

Call Me Dave - Stuart Turner and the Flat Earth Society (2012)

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Caged Fire

Caged Fire - The Short Films of Mr Young (2012) is a collection of the short films and music videos made between 1995 and 2012.

Written and Directed by Mr Young

Runtime: 96mins

Tracklist:

Death of a Detective (original - 1995)

Death of a Detective (new - 2012)

Friday Night Freak Show (1996)

A New Century (1999)

Violet The Organ Grinder (2002)

Jubilee (2002)

Morning Has Broken (2002)

TMF2002 (2002)

Poco Wants To Go (2008)

The Moon The Eye (2008)

Caged Fire (2010)

VHS (2011)

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caged fire Festivals and screenings

Details of the films featured on the Caged Fire compilation.

VHS (2011)  Cast: The Man: Mr Young The Deliverer: Simon Batten Soundtrack: 7th Adventure Recordings  Written & Directed by Mr Young  Running time: 5 mins  Screenings: Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011) Portobello Film Festival, London (September 2011) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012) Broadcast on UK TV(2011)

Caged Fire (2010)  Cast: Red: Chloe Phillips Louise: Louise Young Mark: Mr Young Titles: Steven Heycock Soundtrack: 7th Adventure Recordings Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 6mins  Screenings:  Movie Bar, Brighton (May 2010) Strawberry Shorts Festival, Cambridge  (July 2010) Kino, London (September 2010) Moving Image Festival, London (October 2010) Phoenix Cinema, London (October 2010) Blue Sky Film Festival, NC, USA (February 2011) Yourindiefilm.com Film Festival (February 2011) Walthamstow Short Film Club, London (March 2011) Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011) Hither Green Short Film Festival, London (May 2011) Portobello Film Festival, London (September 2011) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012) Broadcast on UK TV  (2010 & 2011)

themoontheeye (2008) Cast: Man: Steve Hatton Soundtrack: 7th Adventure Recordings Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 4mins  Screenings: Rich Mix Cinema, London (December 2010) Edge of the City Film Festival, London (March 2011) Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011) Notting Hill Visual Arts Festival (June 2011) Portobello Film Festival, London (September 2011) 'Evolution of Conciousness' exhibition, Chatham (March/April 2012) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012) Broadcast on UK TV (2010 & 2011)

Poco Wants To Go (2008) Cast: Poco: Lennie Varvarides Soundtrack: 7th Adventure Recordings Music: Ask Sophie Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 4mins  Screenings: Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012) Broadcast on UK TV (2010 & 2011)

TMF2002 (2002) Soundtrack: Giant Produced & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 4mins Screenings: Havering Short Film Festival, London (2003) Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012)

Morning Has Broken - 80's Matchbox B-Line Disaster (2002) Produced & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 4mins Screenings: UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012) Broadcast on MTV2 (2002)

Jubilee (2002) Produced & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 6mins Screenings: Havering Short Film Festival, London (2003)

Violet the Organ Grinder (2002) Cast: Violet: Helmut Scholz Jean: Katherine Toy Steve: Paul Williams Hospital Receptionist: Bev Spice Soundtrack: Helmut Scholz & Katherine Toy Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 12mins Screenings: Portobello Film Festival, London (2003) Wood Green Film Festival, London (2003) Havering Short Film Festival, London (2003) Edge of the City Film Festival, London (March 2011) Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011) Hither Green Short Film Festival (May 2011) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012) Broadcast on UK TV (2010 & 2011)

A New Century (1999) Cast: The Tour Guide: Matt Walters Woman on Bench: Lizzie Walters Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 5mins Screenings: Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham (2000) Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012)

Friday Night Freak Show (1996) Cast: Housemate 1: Steve Hatton Housemate 2: Mr Friction Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 5mins Screenings: Central TV Studios, Birmingham (1996) Thameside Theatre, Essex (March 2011)

Death of a Detective (1995 & 2012) Cast: The Detective: Mr Friction The Thin Man: Simon Batten The Killer: Carol Donaldson Written & Directed by Mr Young Running time: 15mins (1995 version) 5mins (2012 version) Screenings: 6 nights at bfi Metro Cinema, Derby (October 1995) UCA Pop-Up Gallery, Chatham (May 2012)

 

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