ADAM & JOE HORTON
Adam & Joe are an award winning writer-director duo. Adam is the taller, older, hairier one. Joe is the shorter, younger, smoother one. They are born and bread East Midlanders and now split their time between Derby and London.
Their most recent work includes the award-winning high concept action/horror/comedy short Get Some starring Warren Brown and John Hannah and super-hero themed love story Ahmed & Mildred. Get Some has scored official selection at a number of high profile festivals including the BFI London Film Festival and LA International Shorts Fest as well as winning Best Sci-Fi at the Limelight Film Awards.
The pair were also selected for development on the 2014 iFeatures scheme with their comedy/drama feature White Collars. They were also selected for Creative England’s Making The Leap scheme, a course designed to equip emerging talent with the required knowledge for making their first feature.
Their previous work includes Chomp! which won Best Horror at Beverly Hills Shorts Festival. They also received a nomination for Best UK Short at the Raindance Film Festival for This Side of the Afterlife narrated by the late, great Rik Mayall.
Their short Get Some has been optioned for development as a TV series and they are currently getting investors on board their feature White Collars, with a view to shoot it in 2016.
They have also recently directed a comedic pilot for Channel 4 called Talking Bollocks.
They are represented by Curtis Brown and you can visit their profile page here: http://www.curtisbrown.co.uk/the-horton-brothers/