BALANCE NOT SYMMETRY
Michael Powell Award - Best British Feature Film NOMINEE / Edinburgh Film Festival 2019
Direct Line / Car Insurance
"The Torment" / 'Survive the Horror' campaign / Ad of the day / 60 second cinema cutdown in cinemas before Joker & Doctor Sleep
Kerry, Belfast, Cork, Galway, Fleadh, Underwire, Kino, Offline, Richard Harris + Manchester Film Festivals
Ryan Eddleston is a Director of Photography. After graduating from Cardiff University in Journalism & Film, Ryan began his career shooting documentaries, and in 2014 was double nominated for his cinematography for AMERICAN INTERIOR and THE POET WHO LOVED THE WAR: IVOR GURNEY, winning the BAFTA Cymru for the latter.
In 2019 Ryan has had films premiere at Tribeca Film Festival – Dolly Wells’ GOOD POSTURE, BFI London Film Festival – Jessica Hynes’ THE FIGHT and two films at the Edinburgh Film Festival – Jamie Adams’ BALANCE NOT SYMMETRY and BITTERSWEET SYMPHONY. Ryan was also nominated for the BAFTA Cymru for his cinematography for THE FIGHT.
Ryan is adept at capturing unapologetically strong performances in often intimate and vulnerable environments. A talent that was particularly evident in his work on Alice Lowe’s directorial debut PREVENGE.
Ryan also worked with Alice Lowe, along with Saatchi & Saatchi London, on a campaign of commercials for Direct Line called ‘Survive the Horror’, which is playing before Joker and Doctor Sleep in cinemas and won Ad of the day upon its release.
In addition to a slew of features, short films, commercials and television. Ryan has also shot popular music videos for artists including Raleigh Ritchie, Gruff Rhys and Biffy Clyro.
Represented by Vision Artists
Photograph: On set of The Torment, by Will Roberts.