CONTACT
Email: ben@bengutteridge.com
UK Agent: Jennie Miller at www.independenttalent.com
US Management: Nate Matteson at www.grandviewla.com


ABOUT
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 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, this year. 

He has written and developed projects with leading production companies and is currently in active development on various feature films and TV series projects.

Ben is represented as a Writer and Director by Grandview, one of the top management companies in the US and Independent Talent, the top agency in Europe and the UK.

IN PRODUCTION
The Naked Man (Shore Scripts Winning short film/proof of concept for feature)
STILL FROM INTO THE SNOW


MONTAGE REEL
(Selection of Film/TV and Commercials)

Montage Showreel (3 mins)


FILM
(Ben has Feature Films in Development, here are some shorts)

BRIDES OF DESIRE (Short Film - 4 mins)
Funny, sweaty, seedy and surreal: What is the magic of love?

STEAK KNIFE (Trailer and Clip)
A Darkly Wicked Suspense Thriller with a Twisted Smile.

STEAK KNIFE (Short Film - 15 mins) Please wear headphones
A Darkly Wicked Suspense Thriller with a Twisted Smile.



TV DRAMA
Ben has directed prime time, hour long, Episodic TV Dramas for BBC1 and Channel 4.
(Contact for examples)
BBC Holby City
BBC Casualty
CHANNEL 4 Hollyoaks
CHANNEL 4 LOGO BBC LOGO



COMMERCIALS
(Short Selection - Contact for Full Showreel)


OMNITEL - Forest Man


ALTARRIBA - Dog Toy

 

 FROSTY JACKS - Bottle Bum


BANESTO BANK - My House


VOLVO - Moustache

PRADA - Infusion D'Hommes



LEO MESSI


EXPERIMENTAL SHORT FILMS


THAT HOUSE (4 mins)
The Dark Memories of a Home


STILL FROM INTO THE SNOW

INTO THE SNOW
Experimental Short Film shot at Sundance 2017, thanks to ARRI Media, coming soon.