Profile Of Filmmaker Ian Robertson

We recently featured a great new music video for Get By By Delta Heavy in our Musical Interlude series. The creative force behind that video is a man by the name of Ian Robertson. Ian is a director, animator, producer, cinematographer, editor and BAFTA New Talent Award winning filmmaker and this is the best of his work so far.

Dog’s Dinner

In 1856 Reverend William Buckland, the great English geologist and paleontologist, passed away, however, his passion for eating meat reached beyond the grave. ‘Dog’s Dinner’ is a black comedy about an old man whose reverence for the reverend has given him one aim in life; to taste the flesh of every type of animal in existence.

Re-Acting

Made for an Experimental Filmmaking class at Queen’s University in Ontario, Canada. A subtle critique of appropriation in postmodernist art, or a comment on the disavowal of authorial ownership or an attack on the contemporary theatre going audiences, or just a load of pretentious wank?

A Beard Film

An animation about abnormal ablutions. In ‘A Beard Film’ we see the stop-motion style that would become Ian Robertson’s signature.

Lyrical Spread (feat. The Chameleon)

Lyrical Spread, featuring ‘The Batter, The Rapper, and The Mad Hatter’ by The Chameleon (myspace.com/9chameleons). 2295 photos, 438 printed labels, 4 days, 2 crumpets, and 1 tub of Lyrical Spread.

The Phone Box

One telephone conversation that costs a fortune. Shot on location in Dalmuir, Glasgow.

Get By by Delta Heavy

Get By Stats

Anthony Timmons is the founder of AMPt Design and runs spoutfire.com.

Twitter Google+ 

Related Posts

Musical Interlude #27 Musical Interlude is a regular series featuring some of the latest and greatest music for your consideration. So sit back, relax, pour yourself a drin...
4 Wildly Successful Pubs And Their Business Secrets Pubs have been a large part of British life for centuries. There’s a certain charm about the good, old-fashioned boozer with its solid wood furniture ...
Musical Interlude #26 Musical Interlude is a regular series featuring some of the latest and greatest music for your consideration. So sit back, relax, pour yourself a drin...
Introducing Seattle’s Funky Electronic Rock Four-Piece ‘Gumshen’ What do you get when four prog and indie rock veterans run head first into the worlds of EDM and electronica? You get Gumshen, a group known for their...
Indianapolis Resident Producer ‘Maja7th’ Releases Teaser Visual For Solo Compilation Album ‘Get Familiar’ Indianapolis resident producer, Maja7th releases a teaser visual in preparation for his solo compilation album 'Get Familiar' on the heels off his cri...
Top 5 Music Themed Movies Of All Time The cinema has always returned to the wellspring of popular (and occasionally, unpopular) music. It always has been, and still remains, a great source...
4 Musical Movie Adaptations That Live Up To The Stage Show There is something about going to see a musical stage show that really has the wow factor. Something that gives audiences a chill and fills us all wit...
Musical Interlude #25 Musical Interlude is a regular series featuring some of the latest and greatest music for your consideration. So sit back, relax, pour yourself a drin...