Andy Sowerby United Kingdom
Andy Sowerby is a filmmaker and visual artist. His films have been screened internationally, including at London Short Film Festival, Atlanta Film Festival, and BBC Music Video Festival and on websites such as Omeleto.com and Booooooom.com.
Andy's practice explores tensions between narrative driven themes and abstracted expressive representation. His artistic moving image work regularly uses evocative dynamic abstractions; dancing kinetic textural marks made of colour and light.
2019 The Philip K. Dick Film Festival 2019, USA Boston Science Fiction Film Festival 2019, USA Stockholm Experimental & Animation Film Festival 2019, Sweden
2018 Lift-Off Sessions December 2018, Online Bloodstained Indie Film Festival 2018, Japan AltFF Alternative Film Festival 2018, USA Dumbo Film Festival 2018, USA Sound-Image Colloquium 2018, UK Berlin Sci-fi Fest 2018, Germany Court Métrange Film Festival 2018, France Screen25 Short Film Programming, 2018, UK Muestra Internacional de Cine Astronómico 2018, La Palma Spain Perception II, 2021 concerts, APT Gallery & Studios, 2018, UK Lacie PushPlay Competition 2018, Online - Finalist Emerging Filmmakers Night 2018, UK Fear No Film Festival 2018, Utah, USA New Forest Film Festival 2018, UK - Finalist - Winner Best Sci-fi Leiden International Short Film Experience 2018, Netherlands Sci-Fi London Film Festival 2018, UK Jim Thorpe Indie Film Festival 2018, USA Perception II, 2021 concerts, APT Gallery & Studios, 2018, UK Chellavision Short Film Fest 2018, USA London Short Film Festival 2018, UK Bogotá Experimental Film Festival 2018, Colombia
2017 Evimus 2017, Germany Bucharest ShortCut Cinefest 2017, Romania Electric Short Film & Music Festival 2017, France Experimental Superstars Film Festival 2017, Serbia BIDEODROMO Internacional Experimental Film and Video Festival 2017, Spain Sound-Image Colloquium 2017, UK
2016 Art Video International: AVI Festival 2016 (Jerusalem, Israel) Exit 6 Film Festival (Basingstoke, UK) Bring Your Own Beamer (Brighton, UK) Gulliksson website video artwork (Online)
2015 Aesthetica Short Film Festival (London, UK) Music Malt Online Festival (Online) Encounters Short Film Festival, Depict! Competition (Bristol, UK) London Short Film Festival (London, UK)
2014 Atlanta Film Festival (Atlanta, USA) London Short Film Festival (London, UK)
2013 BBC Music Video Festival (Online) Bang! Short Film Festival (London, UK)
2009 Expresión en Corto International Film Festival (Guanajuato, Mexico) Roshd International Film Festival (Tehran, Iran) East End Film Festival (London, UK) Appledore Arts Festival (London, UK) – Winner ‘Best South West’ Ffresh Film Festival (Aberystwyth, UK) – Winner ‘Music Media’
2008 Canarias Media Festival (Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain) Ffresh Film Festival (Aberystwyth, UK) – Winner ‘Short Shorts’