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GOOD POSTURE

Official Selection Tribeca Film Festival & Provincetown Film Festival
25 Movies We Can’t Wait to See at Tribeca - Rolling Stone (2019)

Director: Dolly Wells
Starring: Grace Van Patten + Emily Mortimer
Producer: Ken Farrington, Dignity Film Finance + Talland Films

Official Selection at BFI London Film Festival (2019)
One of Peter Bradshaw's picks of the BFI London Film Festival (2019)

Director: Jessica Hynes
Starring: Jessica Hynes + Shaun Parkes
Producer: David Wade, Jason Maza, Noel Clarke, Stephanie Paeplow, Dignity Film Finance, Unstoppable Entertainment + Hallworthy Films

Nominated for the Michael Powell Award for Best British Feature Film (2019)
Official Selection at Edinburgh Film Festival (2019)

Director: Jamie Adams
Starring: Laura Harrier, Bria Vinaite + Kate Dickie
Producer: Dignity Film Finance, Northcott Films + Two Flowers and King Pictures

BITTERSWEET SYMPHONY

Official Selection at Edinburgh Film Festival (2019)

Director: Jamie Adams
Starring: Suki Waterhouse, Jennifer Grey + Poppy Delevingne
Producer: Dignity Film Finance, Talland Films + Twenty Dollar Pictures

A WINTER LOVE

In post production

Director: Rhiana Yazzie
Starring: Rhiana Yazzie + Brian Watson
Producer: A Winter Love Productions

World Premiere - opening Critic’s Week Venice Film Festival
Official Selection at Venice, BFI London, Toronto, SXSW, Dinard, Chicago, Sitges, Rotterdam Film Festivals + AFI

Director: Alice Lowe
Starring: Alice Lowe + Jo Hartley
Producer: Vaughan Sivell, Jennifer Handorf + Gennaker, Western Edge Pictures for Kaleidoscope, Front Row Filmed Entertainment, La Aventura + Shudder

Luigi De Laurentiis Award nominated at Venice Film Festival (2016)
BIFA Douglas Hickox Award nominated (2016)
Film of the Week – Mark Kermode

“cinematographer Ryan Eddleston shoots the crepuscular locales with a woozy, dreamy feel, conjuring a non-specific neo-noir landscape shot through with violent splashes of colour.” Mark Kermode

MERCHED PARCHUS / RESPECTABLE GIRLS

8 episodes

Writers: Hanna Jarman + Mari Beard
Starring: Hanna Jarman
Producer: ie ie productions, Alice Lusher + Catryn Ramasut for S4C + BBC Wales

Love the Sinner

WINNER 'Highly Commended' BROADCAST DIGITAL award (2019)

Writer: Susan Wokoma
Director: Jennifer Sheridan
Starring: Susan Wokoma + Daisy May Cooper
Producer: Bertie Peek, Roger Evans, Ash Atalla + RoughCut Productions, for Sky

#SWN10

Director: Toby Cameron
Featuring: John Rostron + Huw Stephens
Producer: Green Bay Media+ On Par Productions for S4C + BBC Wales

A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIM

Writers: Tim Renkow + Stu Richards
Director: Jamie Adams
Starring: Tim Renkow
Producer: Ash Atalla, Gogglebox Productions + Roughcut TV for BBC Three & BBC Two

Screening in August / September Channel 4

Director: Sophie Perrins
Starring: Captain Beany
Producer: Griff Lynch, Kreu Media + Little Dot Studios for Random Acts + Channel 4

Mundane Brain

Director: Elliot Blakemore
Producer: Jen Handorf, Amanda White, Maverick Television + Rural Media Company for Random Acts + Channel 4

Love the Sinner

WINNER 'Highly Commended' BROADCAST DIGITAL award (2019)

Writer: Susan Wokoma
Director: Jennifer Sheridan
Starring: Susan Wokoma + Daisy May Cooper
Producer: Bertie Peek, Roger Evans, Ash Atalla + RoughCut Productions, for Sky

The Super Recogniser

Best Thriller at FantaSci Film Fest (2019)
NOMINATED for Best Director at Underwire Film Festival

Writer: Jennifer Sheridan
Director: Jennifer Sheridan
Starring: Jacob Anderson, Ritu Arya + Robin Hill
Producer: Ben Link, Heather Link + Missing Link Films

Screening in August / September Channel 4

Director: Sophie Perrins
Starring: Captain Beany
Producer: Griff Lynch, Kreu Media + Little Dot Studios for Random Acts + Channel 4

Official Selection at Kerry, Belfast, Cork, Galway, Fleadh, Underwire, Kino, Offline, Richard Harris + Manchester Film Festivals

Director: Naomi Waring
Starring: James Doran + Stella McCusker

Mundane Brain

Director: Elliot Blakemore
Producer: Jen Handorf, Amanda White, Maverick Television + Rural Media Company for Random Acts + Channel 4

My Brief Eternity

OFFICIAL SELECTION Commonwealth Stories on Screen: A Short Film Program – representing Wales at the Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast Australia, (2018)
Longlisted EE BAFTA British Short Film Award (2017)
Longlisted BIFA Best British Short Film (2016)
WINNER BAFTA Cymru Short Film Award (2016)

Director: Clare Sturges
Producer: Like An Egg

Raleigh Ritchie – Time In A Tree

Director: Jacob Anderson
Starring: Jacob Anderson
Producer: Martha McGuirk, FRIEND, Luke Tierney + James Collingwood

Toy Drum – Void and Form

Director: Alice Lowe
Starring: Kate Dickie
Producer: Gina Lyons

BIFFY CLYRO – BALANCE NOT SYMMETRY

Director: Jamie Adams
Starring: Laura Harrier + Bria Vinaite
Producer: Warner Brothers

Forgotten Royalty

In post production

Director: Mosco Kamwendo
Producer: Marilia Angove + Velvet Productions

#SWN10

Director: Toby Cameron
Featuring: John Rostron + Huw Stephens
Producer: Green Bay Media+ On Par Productions for S4C + BBC Wales

The Poet Who Loved the War: Ivor Gurney

WINNER BAFTA Cymru Photography Award (2014)

Director: Clive Flowers
Producer: Clive Flowers & Other Roads Media for BBC Bristol

American Interior

NOMINEE BAFTA Cymru Photography Award (2014)
OFFICIAL SELECTION Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema

Director: Dylan Goch + Gruff Rhys
Producer: Catryn Ramasut, ieie Productions + Film Agency for Soda Pictures, Revolver Entertainment + Sianel 4 Cymru (S4C)

My Brief Eternity

OFFICIAL SELECTION Commonwealth Stories on Screen: A Short Film Program – representing Wales at the Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast Australia, (2018)
Longlisted EE BAFTA British Short Film Award (2017)
Longlisted BIFA Best British Short Film (2016)
WINNER BAFTA Cymru Short Film Award (2016)

Director: Clare Sturges
Producer: Like An Egg

Commercial Showreel

Hiker / CIE

Director: Anne Paas
Producer: HIKER for CIE

Mountain Dew TV Commercial, ‘2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards: Jacob Anderson’

Mountain Dew + James Collingworth
Live footage
MTV Movie & TV Awards (2019)

Woolovers

Director: Ynyr Ifan
Producer: Woolovers, Orchard for ITV

Magic of the Marshes – Gower Salt Marsh Lamb

Director: Ynyr Ifan
Producer: Orchard + Departures for Visit Wales

Great Spirits – Dyfi & Penderyn Distilleries

Director: Ynyr Ifan
Producer: Orchard + Departures for Visit Wales

Dark Secrets and Mischief – Monty’s Brewery

Director: Ynyr Ifan
Producer: Orchard + Departures for Visit Wales

A Celtic Promise – Caws Teifi Cheese

Director: Ynyr Ifan
Producer: Orchard + Departures for Visit Wales

Strait talking – Menai Strait

Director: Ynyr Ifan
Producer: Orchard + Departures for Visit Wales

Bay of Plenty – Cardigan Bay Fish

Director: Ynyr Ifan
Producer: Orchard + Departures for Visit Wales

The Change Wales Needs

Director: Dylan Wyn Richards
Producer: Joio for Plaid Cymru + S4C

Plaid Cymru party political broadcast

Director: Dylan Wyn Richards
Producer: Joio for Plaid Cymru + S4C

Welsh Lottery

Director: Ben Steiner
Producer: Orchard + Golly Slater for S4C

Lancôme with Jeanette Wagner

Director: Toby Cameron
Producer: On Par Productions for Lancôme

Virgin Trains

Director: Toby Cameron
Producer: On Par Productions for Virgin Trains

Lancôme with Abigail James

Director: Toby Cameron
Producer: On Par Productions for Lancôme

Bio

Ryan Eddleston is a Wales based Cinematographer / 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 is adept at capturing unapologetically strong performances in often intimate and vulnerable environments, particularly with leading women. A talent that was particularly evident in his work on Alice Lowe’s directorial debut PREVENGE.

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.

 

Photograph by Vaughan Sivell on the location recce for Alice Lowe’s new film Timestalker with Western Edge Pictures.