Based on a true story, ‘I Am Neda’ is a political thriller for the post-truth age. Set in Tehran and London, 2009, over a period of just 12 days; one woman is forced to fight for her life because of a simple mistake made on the other side of the world. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more. (dir. Rob Petit, project pitch film, A Milkwood/GFF production).
Graceland (trailer). (2012, 35mm. dir. Rob Petit, Cast: Philip Whitchurch, Jo Woodcock. An NFTS Production).
Graceland (full movie)
A phone call in the middle of the night reunites Ray with his missing daughter, Emily. But lying yards from her on the rain-soaked wasteland is the body of her friend, Olivia. As Ray struggles to settle her back into life at home, the discovery of a strange cassette sparks a journey that reveals unsettling truths about what his daughter has become and how far he must go to get her back. (2012, 35mm. dir. Rob Petit, Cast: Philip Whitchurch, Jo Woodcock. An NFTS Production).
Checkpoint (full movie)
Set at a deserted border crossing in a dystopian future where food is expensive but life is cheap, a child soldier is ordered to execute a suspected terrorist. (2012, 16mm. dir. Rob Petit. An NFTS Production).
Blackbird (full movie)
Mac suffers from headaches. Pulling over to stop at a roadside diner somewhere off a British B-Road he tries to complete a crossword until the headache passes. But in this strange place where little is as it seems, an encounter with a deranged former soldier is set to turn his world upside down. (2013, digital. dir. Rob Petit, Cast: Christian Mckay, Harry Macqueen. A Milkwood production).
Dreams (short film)
A young girl discovers a magical world behind a painting. (dir. Rob Petit, 2008, animation experiment involving layered rotorscoping. A Milkwood production).
Can You Hear That?
Mood edit from Graceland rushes (2012, 35mm. dir. Rob Petit. An NFTS production).
Aerial photography experiment in the Cairngorms, Scotland, UK. Music by Gidge. 2016.