Ben Gutteridge makes stories about secrets: suspenseful films with twisted smiles.
Ben has worked as a Director in various countries on commercials for brands from Prada to Volvo and primetime TV Drama for the BBC and Channel 4. He has had successful short films in renowned festivals such as Palm Springs, Raindance and London Short Film Festival and has been selected for various international development schemes both as participant and jury.
He has been selected as a BAFTA LA Newcomer in 2016 and 2017, was a Warner Bros Emerging Film Director Finalist 2016/17 and recently won the Shore Scripts Short Fund 2017, meaning he will make a funded short based on his feature film script, The Naked Man, later this year.
He has written and developed projects with leading production companies
and is currently in active development on various feature films and TV
Ben is represented as a Writer and Director by The Gotham Group, one of the top management companies in the US and Independent Talent, the top agency in Europe and the UK.