Belonging (2019) 16mm

A young boy and his broken family struggle to adapt to their new surroundings
following a tragedy that will bring their cultural identity into question forever.
Inspired by true events.

• Edinburgh International Film Festival 2019 • Cork Film Festival 2019 • British Shorts Berlin 2019 •

Written, Directed, Produced & Edited by Rory Bentley


Varken (2017)

A girl in the trough of 21st century unemployment starts to
believe and act on the feeling that deep down she is a pig...

• Palm Springs 2017 • EEFF 2017 • Film Shortage Daily Short Pick • Sunday Shorts 2017 • Aesthetica 2017 •

Written, Directed & Edited by Rory Bentley


Jamella (2016) 8mm

"A beautifully cringe-worthy story of a guy's post break up craziness" - Cannes Straight 8

The film was made with Freddie Waters & Dan Castella at The Wagon.
One roll, in camera edits, no second takes!

Starring Jamie Demetriou (Fleabag, Stath Lets Flats, Paddington 2) & Susannah Scott

• First Prize at the Straight 8 Festival in Cannes 2016 • 

Rory Bentley:  Co-Writer / DoP (8mm) / Sound Editor