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You Me & Captain Longbridge
Directed by Kenny Doughty
Produced by Caroline Carver
Michael Gleissner
Kacy Andrews
Written by Caroline Carver
Starring Callum Williams
Chris Larkin
Joseph Fiennes
Music by Norwell & Green
Cinematography David Odd BSC
Edited by Kristoffer Villarino
Bigfoot Entertainment
Swing It Films
Release date
April 20, 2008 (2008-04-20) (Glimmer Hull International Film Festival)
Running time
15 minutes
Country United Kingdom

You Me & Captain Longbridge is a 15 min short film directed by Kenny Doughty. It is Kenny Doughty's debut as a director. It is written & produced by Caroline Carver. The film stars Callum Williams as the 11 year old Luke, Chris Larkin as Captain Longbridge and Joseph Fiennes as the voice of Luke when an adult. The short film played in 12 International Film Festivals and won 3 awards. See below.

Synopsis - YOU ME AND CAPTAIN LONGBRIDGE captures a journey into the soul of 11 year old Luke Stanton. Isolated by the abrupt death of his father, Luke struggles to come to terms with his inner feelings of hurt and loss. It is only when his imagination begins to take over that Luke begins to find an outlet for his raw emotion set against a majestic world of fantasy.

Festivals and Awards

• Winner Gold Remi Award for Best Short - 41st WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival 2008
• Winner Glimmer Award for Best Short - Glimmer Hull International Film Festival – 2008
• Winner Best International Short – The Vine Short Film Festival, Los Angeles, USA 2008
• Official Selection - Los Angeles International Short Film Festival 2008
• Official Selection - Sapporo Short Film Festival, Japan 2008
• Official Selection - LUCAS International Children’s Film Festival, Frankfurt, Germany 2008
• Official Selection - Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival 2008
• Official Selection - Cinemagic World Screen Festival For Young People, Belfast, N. Ireland 2008
• Official Selection – 24fps International Film Festival, Texas, USA 2008
• Official Selection – Leeds International Film Festival 2008
• Official Selection – European Youth Film Festival of Flanders, Antwerp, Belgium 2009
• Official Selection – RiverRun International Film Festival, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA 2009

Technical UK:15 min
Format: 35mm Film
Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
Sound: Dolby Stereo
It was shot in and around the location of Barnsley's countryside. Kenny Doughty's birthplace.

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