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Shuttlecock (2019) - Short Film

By Spinning Path

Watch now on the BBC iPlayer | Awarded Best Short Film at the BFI London Film Festival 2020


Premiered at: Two Short Nights Film Festival 2019

Production Company: Spinning Path

Writer & Director: Tommy Gillard

Producers: Simeon Costello & Ashleigh Powell

Director of Photography: Boris Hallvig

Starring: Tom Greaves, Niall Kiely, Alexander Pearn, Sam Morgan and James Cotter


Carl is forced to confront his idea of masculinity when an obsession with a mysterious new member of his badminton club spirals out of control.

A short comedy film exploring 21st century masculinity.

Screenings & Awards

Available to watch on the BBC iPlayer

BFI London Film Festival Official Selection 2020 - Best Short Film

Aesthetica Film Festival Official Selection 2020

Actor's East Film Festival Official Selection 2020 - Audience Choice Award

Two Short Nights Film Festival Official Selection 2019 - Audience Choice Award

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