FREELANCE PRODUCER

About

About

Sorcha Bacon

Sorcha [so-rah-ha] is a BAFTA & BIFA nominated producer based in London.  

She produces music videos, commercial content and docs and drama. Her latest short film is BAFTA nominated "Wren Boys" which premiered in competition at the BFI London Film Festival after winning the 2017 London Calling Prize and UK Film Festival. It has since been BIFA nominated and is premiering internationally at the Sundance International Film Festival as well as Flickerfest, London Short Film Festival, Hong Kong & Portland amongst others. 

Her passion lies in storytelling that challenges the unexpected putting diverse characters at the forefront of her work. She is currently building her feature slate through her BAFTA nominated company Try Hard Films. 

She works with Friend, Somesuch, Black Dog (RSA), Territory, Bullion, Independent, Hoi Polloi, Prettybird, Villager and more... 

Say hello - sorchalbacon@gmail.com | +44(0) 7743 013 969

Awards

London Calling Jury Award - "Wren Boys" | dir Harry Lighton

VOTD - "Buzzards Leave the Bones" - Big Spring | dir. Alessandra Kurr

VOTD - "Happy When You Go" - Banfi | dir. Jake Dypka 

VOTD - "Know About Me" - Ryan De La Cruz | dir. Bouha Kazmi

VOTD - "Contact" Revele | dir Alessandra Kurr

Nominations

2018

BAFTA - Nominated for "Best Short Film" - "Wren Boys" | dir. Harry Lighton

Sundance - Nominated for Best Short Film - "Wren Boys" | dir. Harry Lighton

Flickerfest - Nominated for Best Short Film - "Wren Boys" | dir. Harry Lighton

BFI Future Film Festival - Nominated for Best 19-25 Short Film Award  - "Calling Home" | dir. Jade Jackman

2017 

BIFA -  "Best British Short Film" - "Wren Boys" | dir. Harry Lighton

WINNER - U.K. Film Festival - "Best Short Film" - 2017 - "Wren Boys" | dir. Harry Lighton

BFI London Film Festival 2017- "Best Short Film" - "Wren Boys" | dir. Harry Lighton

Iris Prize - Best UK Short Film - 2017  "Sunday Morning Coming Down" | dir. Harry Lighton

UKMVA - Best Pop Video Newcomer  2017- Poppy Ajudha "Spilling into You" | dir. Alessandra Kurr

2016 

UKMVA - Best Pop Video Newcomer - 2016 Connie Constance "Lose My Mind" | dir. Alessandra Kurr

Raindance 2016 - Best Music Video Award - DENIM - "DENIM" | dir. Matthew Hammett Knott

U.K. Film Festival - Best UK Short Film - 2016  "Sunday Morning Coming Down" | dir. Harry Lighton

Festivals

BAFTA, BIFA, Sundance, BFI London Film Festival, Cork International Film Festival, Edinburgh International Short Film Festival, New Orleans Film Festival, Iris Prize International Film Festival, Athen's International Film Festival, BFI Flare Film Festival, London Short Film Festival, Melbourne Queer Film Festival, Fringe! Queer Arts and Film Festival, East End Film Festival, Palm Beach International Film Festival,  Berlin Fashion Film Festival, Inside/Out Toronto International LGBT Film Festival, British Short Film Festival, Berlin....