Leaning on Water - NYFA

  • NYFA, Off Competition
  • 17min
  • Narrative Short
  • 2020

Four people join a lonely and isolated barge owner, Oliver, to help him maintain his boat. As they settle in to life on the canal, Oliver’s past comes back to haunt him. With each tale, Oliver’s suffocating history unravels and the ripples of truth are revealed.

Claudia Hampton has previously directed two short documentaries, one on musicians' relationship to music and the other on conservation in Belize. She has written for online magazines such as The F Word and directed a promotional film for the Oscar-winning Christine Blundell Film Academy.

Representative

National Youth Film Academy

enquiries@nyfa.org.uk

Director

Claudia Hampton

Executive Producer

The National Youth Film Academy

Producer

Dale Ghanem

Director of Photography

Matthew Dunsmore

Editor

Callum Carter

Sound Designer

Amberley Hillyard

Production Designer

Seana Hampstead

Language

English