Colum Eastwood

Writer/Director

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Colum Eastwood

Film, TV & Theatre

Assistant: Nick Hitchcock

Film, TV & Theatre

Born in Belfast, Colum studied filmmaking at the London Film School, graduating as a writer-director with his short film HERE which was awarded runner-up for Best Student Short at Palm Springs Shortsfest (2014).

His most recent short, a Northern Ireland Screen funded supernatural horror THE MORRIGAN, played at a number of high profile festivals including Fantasia, Palm Springs, Austin, Galway, Rhode Island and London Short Film Festival. He is currently in development on a feature version with Martin Brennan (Hitman: Absolution, The Devil’s Doorway) attached to produce.

His other development projects include crime thriller BLACK MEDICINE part of the New Writer Focus Scheme at NI Screen (2016) and spec horror THE MERCILESS.

In Development

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BLACK MEDICINE

2019

23Ten Productions

Original Feature

THE MORRIGAN

2019

23Ten Productions

Original feature script

Short Films

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Alex Edelman: We Are Stories S1e9

2016

Red Bull Mediahouse / Cling Film TV

Released online by Red Bull TV

THE MORRIGAN

2014

Haus Pictures/NI Screen

Exhibited at Palm Springs International Shortfest 2015; Austin Film Festival 2015; Flickers: Rhode Island International Short Film Festival 2015; Galway Film Fleadh 2015; Fantasia Film Festival 2015; London Short Film Festival 2015; Vortex: Sci-fi, Fantasy & Horror Film Festival 2015; Belfast Film Festival 2015; San Francisco Irish Film Festival 2015; Boomtown Film and Music Festival 2016; Horror Feast Film Festival 2016

HERE

2012

London Film School

Graduation short film written and directed by Colum Eastwood. Runner up for Best Student Short at Palm Springs 2014

ISABEL

2012

London Film School

35mm film school short written and directed by Colum Eastwood. Starring Harriet Madeley and Jonathan Forbes

BOWLING FOR FINCHLEY

2011

London Film School

Documentary. London International Documentary Festival and Rushes Soho Shorts Festival 2012

SAY NOTHING

2009

Writer/Director/Producer/Editor. Starring Ryan McParland. Belfast Film Festival and Capital Irish Film Festival in Washington DC