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© 2018 by Riley Wong.

FILM

Sleep Tight, Don't Let the Existential Crisis Bite! (2018)

Writer / Director

 

An existential comedy based around the late-night, quarter-life
crisis of Gary, who questions the meaning of life, much to the
annoyance of his level-headed partner, Meg.

'Behind the Crisis' - Blog post

 "Filmmaker, obsessive cinema ticket collector,

philosophical muser & Simpsons addict" - Try the Other Guy Interview

Festivals/Screenings

Official Selection Lift-Off Sessions - December (2018)

Nominated 'Best International Film'  Houston Comedy Film Festival (2019)

Awarded 'Best Screenplay' Rob Knox Film Festival (2019)

Official Selection CineShots (2019)

Official Selection Ribbon of Dreams Film Festival (2019)

Semi-Finalist The People's Film Festival (2019)

Official Selection 'London Filmmakers Showcase' The Film Bunch (2019)

Official Selection Cine Circle Festival (2019)

Cast
James Gulliford as Gary

Louise Hoare as Meg​

Crew

Produced by: Megan Stewart

Director of Photography: Rob O'Kelly

Editor: Kimberley Coupland

Production Designer: Gareth Rowntree

Hair & Make Up Artist: Basia Wojas

First Assistant Director: Lexy Anderson

Script Supervisor: Sara Romanelli
Sound Recordist: Chris Bullock
Colourist: Michael Pearce

First Assistant Camera: Joe Deering

Gaffer: Ben Murray

Production Manager: Cameron Richards

Music

‘Back in Business’

Performed by Lack of Afro + Wax & Herbal T

Written by: Adam Gibbons, Andrew Kurchinski, Michael Jones & Chris Jones

Published by: Big World Publishing

Produced by Adam Gibbons

Courtesy of LOA Records & Big World Publishing

Watch This Space (2016)

Writer / Director / Producer / Editor

 

A man struggles with a strange affliction – he has a raccoon mask for a head.

Official Selection at SE10 Film Festival in the ‘Comedy’ category

Official Selection at Equality Festival (Ukraine)

Official Selection at Canterbury University Film Festival

Cast
Matthew Winters as Raccoon-Man
Abbie Edwards as Young Girl
Benji Trokan as Bully
Iona Menzies as Bully

Music
‘King’ by South Second

Crew
Director of Photography: Kate Priestman
Sound Recordist: Nirav Patel
Gaffer: Kieran Aitken-Brown
Co-Producer: Mariana Nascimento
1st Assistant Director: Ben Murray

Distributed by Little Dot Studios through 'Tall Tales' on Youtube

The Experience Machine (2015)

Writer / Director

 

A personal exploration into the philosophical ‘ Experience Machine’ thought experiment.

Pavlichenko (2014)

Director

 

Based on the true story of Lyudmila Pavlichenko, regarded as the most successful female sniper in history. The Soviet sniper is faced with the first time she kills another person.

Cast
Beatrice Engel as Lyudmila Pavlichenko
Aleksandrs Skaceks as Kovalenko
Andres Popov as Enemy

Crew
Produced by Umi Gilbert
Written by Agnė Steponaitytė
1st Assistant Director: Urmas Salu
Editor: Urmas Salu
Director of Photography: Cameron Ward
Gaffer: Will Daniels
Production Designer: William Roth
Sound Recordist: Alec Dawson

Pavlichenko (2014)

Co-Director

 

A short silent comedy about an obsessively compulsive man in a laundrette.  Shot on 16mm film.

Cast
Joshua Plummer as Patrick
Maia Gibbons as Jade

Crew
Produced by Umi Gilbert
Written by Ellie Stone
Cinematography by Riley Wong & Vladimir Gruev
Editor: Rebecca Jaques
Sound: Sonny Bacon