Matthew Barton is a London based filmmaker
Matthew Barton is a London based filmmaker – Matthew Barton

Matthew Barton is a London based filmmaker

Matthew Barton was born in London and studied visual communication at Camberwell College of Arts. His award winning independent work deals with themes of humanity, adversity and marginal stereotypes.

His work has screened internationally with SIT AND WATCH (2016) awarded Best Mid-Length Film at Visions Du Réel and was selected as part of the prestigious Clermont Ferrand Film Festival. His most recent short film BOX which details the impending eviction of the Calais Jungle shown through the prism of the camp’s boxing club, premiered at Rotterdam International Film Festival 2019. His photo reportage work of post-conflict Libya has been published alongside Dazed, Vice and Esquire Magazine.

He recently founded Amity Films, a production outfit working with a range of charities, think tanks, progressive corporate initiatives and government outfits including The Department of Education, Lkmco, H&M Foundation and Linkedin.

Studio Address

Narrow Yard Studios
20 Wilmot Rd, Leyton
London
E10 5LU

+44 (0) 7790121456
bartonmatthew8@gmail.com

 

Clients

Dazed & Confused
Vice
Pret a Manger
XL Records
Reebok
Sky News
Esquire Magazine
Oxfam
This Is Rubbish

Awards

SIT AND WATCH
Best Mid-Length Film
Visions Du Réel /2016

HALE
Nominated: Best London Short:
London Short Film Festival 2016