THE FILMMAKERS

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PRODUCTION COMPANY
SINGULARITY PICTURES

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Founded by writer - director David J Ellison Singularity Pictures is an exciting new production company focusing on genre films.

Singularity Pictures has a three feature film slate ahead of it and all our features involve the same stylistic elements; minimal cast, minimal locations.

All Singularities projects involve features with intense character driven screenplays, rich powerful imagery and emotive character driven actor performances. We treat our movies like small intimate theatre plays.

This production aims to bring back the golden age of 50's and 80's filmmaking.

WRITER DIRECTOR
DAVID J. ELLISON

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Writer Director of the theatrically released ‘I against I’ David James Ellison has been making film since 2001, several shorts gained notoriety with ‘The Insane’ causing a storm on youtube and picking up the Best Suspense Short Film at the 2008 San Diego Comic Con.

David is a huge fan of films set in one location with a minimal cast in order to gain the kind of intimacy one gets with a theatrical play.
His film heroes are Alfred Hitchcock, Ridley Scott, Michel Mann, Wong Kar Wei and Yimou Zhang.

Currently David is creating hi end fashion and lifestyle films for the fashion and luxury markets for numerous agencies across the uk.

CINEMATOGRAPHER
MIKE STANIFORTH

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Mike is a UK based Director of Photography who has worked around the world shooting commercials, films and documentaries.

Although proficient with most modern cinematography technology, Mike's technique for exposing uses the old tried and tested tools of his hand, eye and light meter.

Mike considers himself a modern cinematographer; shooting film, digital and utilising groundbreaking software like Cine Designer to help pre-visualise any work he does in pre-production.

His work is heavily influenced by the great DOP Conrad Hall.

MUSIC COMPOSER
ANDREW HENDERSON

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Writer / Director of the theatrically released ‘I against I’ David James Ellison has been making film since 2001, several shorts gained notoriety with ‘The Insane’ causing a storm on youtube and picking up the best Suspense short film at 2008 Comic Con.

David is a huge fan of films set in one location with a minimal cast in order to gain the kind of intimacy one gets with a theatrical play.
His film heroes are Alfred Hitchcock, Ridley Scott, Michel Mann, Wong Kar Wei and Yimou Zhang.

His goals is to bring back the classic kind of movie we haven’t seen since the end of the 1980’s; high concept character motivated pieces with a strong sense of suspense.

CONCEPT ARTIST
KENTARO KANAMOTO

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Based in Los Angeles, Kentaro is a highly skilled concept artist utilising numerous disciplines to create fantastic pieces of fantasy and sci-fi paintings both for bespoke commissioned projects and exhibition work.

Kentaro's paintings are all digital, mixed media works that have an incredible scope and cinematic look to them. His use of intense, vibrant colours, textures and lighting is what makes him stand out in his field as a great up and coming artist.

Kentaro's work has been commissioned for several video game companies as well as feature films and toy companies. His work has also gotten high acclaim from Deviant art and CG society concept art website.