The Key

Restless Chimp Films presents The Key, an entry for the BIFA Horror Short Film Competition 2021. Inspired by the makers of Host, entrants were encouraged to make a DIY horror short film no longer than 3 minutes. The Key is the story of Dr James Opus and his search for the Harmonic. Aided by his […]


“Jasmine is the story of a shy Asian teenager, Sachin, who by day tries to live up to the exacting expectations of his ambitious parents but finds freedom and a truer sense of expression in the evenings.” Directed by young writer-director Shane Santallin, the film is the winner of Spark! London‘s Young Filmmakers Competition. The […]

The Scribbler wins Award

Short film The Scribbler by final year students of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland has won the Student Award from the Royal Television Society Scotland (RTS Scotland). “The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland students, Kurosh Kani, Hannah Smith and Jennifer Barrie, took home the award in the Drama Category for ‘The Scribbler’. The jury agreed that […]


Billy is a low-budget horror short film about the consequences of selfish attitudes. Written and directed by Martin Smith, it follows the story of Kamal, a professional actor struggling to find the right opportunities to match his artistic talent. Conflict with directors over artistic vision pushes Kamal to become resentful and bitter, which ultimately affects […]