Director • Writer • Lover • Fighter

About

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About......

Will Herbert is an award winning director with a background in theatre, TV drama and comedy.

An accomplished commercial director of 10 years - creating visually stunning and performance driven films all over the world for a multitude of clients - while simultaneously writing and directing award winning short films, TV pilots and sketch comedy.   

Check out the latest BFI / Creative England funded short film 'Chippy Tea' or the new comedy web-series 'Nailed' [coming soon] on this site.

Most recent projects for the BBC iPlayer & IGTV are also coming soon.

Feel free to contact me about work or just send me pictures of cats. 

.W.

 

• Awards •

CHIPPY TEA • 
Isle of Man Film Festival - WINNER - Best UK Fiction Short Film
High Peak International Film Festival - Nominated - Best Short / Best Director / Best Actor / WINNER - Best Supporting Actor
Winchester Film Festival - Nominated - Best British Short
UK Screen One - Nominated - Best Short
Norwich Film Festival - Nominated - Best Short
London Short Film Festival - Nominated - Best Short
The Shortest Nights   - Nominated Best Short

THAT'S LOVE
London Film Awards - WINNER - Best UK Pilot Golden Lion Award
Hollywood Screenings - Nominated - Best TV Pilot
New York Film & TV Awards - Nominated - Best TV Pilot
The Philly TV Festival - Nominated - Best Comedy Pilot

WINGMAN
Devizes Film Festival - WINNER - Best Short Film
Winchester Film Festival - Nominated - Best Comedy Short
Swedish International Film Festival - Nominated - Best International Short
LOCO - Nominated - Best Short
London Short Film Festival - Nominated - Best Short

THE DIRECTOR
Buxton Film Festival - WINNER - Best Short
Devizes Film Festival - WINNER - Best Fiction Short
Roaring Spitfire Film Festival - WINNER - Best Short
Rob Knox Film Festival - WINNER - Best Screenplay / Best Actor
Screen Stockport - Nominated - Best Northern Short

FLASH
Vimeo Staff Pick
Devizes Film Festival - WINNER - Best Comedy Short
LOL Film Festival - Nominated - Best Short

INERTIA
Purbeck Film Festival - WINNER - Audience Choice Award
Screen Stockport - WINNER - Best Short
Stoke Your Fires Film Festival - WINNER - Best UK Short
Maidstone Film Festival - Nominated - Best Short
Witney Film Festival - Nominated - Best Short

I've personally been nominated for the BFI Next Generation of UK Talent Award