The Trip (2016)
Official trailer for THE TRIP (2016)
Sophie's most recent short film, THE TRIP stars Sope Dirisu (Utopia, Black Mirror, Huntsman: Winter's War) with Gillian Saker (Ripper Street, Misfits, Houdini & Doyle) and is produced by Timothy Root (Channel 4). Director of photography, Chris Sharman, shot the romantic thriller on a Red Epic Dragon.
When James' fiancée mysteriously disappears during a romantic weekend away in the English countryside he is forced to confront the sinister secret that may explain why...
THE TRIP has been screened at festivals globally and was distributed online by AMC and Shorts International's channel ShortsTV in 2017. It can now be viewed on iTunes, Amazon, Verizon and GooglePlay.
-HollyShorts Film Festival 2016 (Chinese Theatres, Hollywood, LA, USA - OSCAR qualifying festival)
-Underwire Festival 2016 (Prince Charles Cinema, London - BAFTA qualifying festival)
-St Louis International Film Festival 2016 (USA - OSCAR qualifying festival)
-Hudson International Film Festival 2016 (New York)
-Portobello International Film Festival 2016 (London, UK)
-Post Mortem Festival 2016 (Mexico)
-Best Drama - Portobello Film Festival
-Best Production Design - Underwire Film Festival (BAFTA qualifying)
-Best International Short - St Louis International Film Festival (OSCAR qualifying)
-Audience Award - Short of the Year
Distribution & TV Rights
-ShortsTV/ShortsHD/Shorts International (USA, UK, Europe, Africa)
-Amazon, iTunes, Verizon, GooglePlay
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Brest European Short Film Festival