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Breakwater (2019) - Documentary

By Emma Askew


My Role:

Music Composition

Premiered at: Exeter Phoenix. 17/08/19.

Creator & Producer: Emma Askew

Cinematographer: Matt Bell

Underwater Cinematographer: Felicity Flashman

Drone Operator / Editor / Technical Assistance: Duo Digital Ltd


Breakwater is a short environmental film exploring marine litter through different human perspectives. Featuring key interviews with zoologist Mike Richardson, Breakwater highlights the current issues surrounding marine litter and educates us on ways of tackling the problem through community action and engagement.

Breakwater is proudly supported by Surfers Against Sewage, Plastic Free Exeter, Finisterre, Sealion Boards and Thor Fest 2019.

Breakwater has been featured in the following publications:

Oceanographic Magazine (2019). 'Breakwater documentary raises funds and awareness of marine litter in the UK'. See:

Devonshire Magazine (2019) 'Breakwater'. July Edition. See: (p30-32)

Devon Life Magazine (2019) 'Film's Message For Our Planet'. August Edition.

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