Live, Laugh, Love Short Slot
Sun Feb 21, 2016 – 2:30 pm | Bagels & More
Sat Feb 27, 2016 – 2:30 pm | La Casa Grande
Directed by Andrew Margetson
UK | 12 minutes | 2014
Jack, having lost his car in an airport car park, meets Maya in the same predicament. Stuck together at the Help Point, Jack can’t resist trying to charm Maya, who in turn starts to confide in him. But a sudden interruption means the relationship doesn’t quite work out as planned.
Andrew Margetson is an award-winning director of commercials. He has created memorable spots for many of the world’s top brands: Canon, Sony, Nike, Coca Cola, Alfa Romeo, Vodafone, Renault, Nintendo, Pepsi, Skoda, BBC. Straight out of film school, Andrew landed a job on Channel 4’s cult entertainment show The Word, where he directed the TV debuts of many bands including Oasis and Blur. He went on to make TV comedy drama including The Grimleys for ITV and Playing the Field for BBC1. A short spot that Andrew wrote and directed for MTV entitled Underpants went on to win multiple awards and launch him into the world of promos and commercials. Help Point is his first film made for cinema.