Steve's first film as a director was the award winning ‘The Students of Springfield Street’, which follows twenty-four hours in the lives of six friends, examining the intricate weave of words, actions and emotions that unknowingly link and change the direction of their lives and how difficult it can be when debt, sickness, lies, drugs, pregnancy, unrequited love and assault weave their way into their ordinary lives.
The film was crowdfunded for only £4,500 and shot using two RED EPIC 5K cameras in and around Glasgow, Scotland in just 23 days.
The film went on to debut at the 2015 Hoosierdance Film Festival, USA and won the Best Feature Film award at the 2015 Aberdeen Film Festival.
Steve’s second feature film ‘Convergence’ was self funded for only £3,000. Filmed over 30 days in February and April 2018, 'Convergence' stars Jeremy Theobald (Tenet, Batman Begins, Following) and Nicolette McKeown (Lost at Christmas, Skinjacker). Supporting cast include Lee Fanning, Alfie Wellcoat, Anna Ryan Kennedy, Jemima Spence and Marcus MacLeod.
'Convergence' debuted at Cineworld, Leicester Square, in May 2019, as part of the 2019 British Independent Film Festival where it won BEST FEATURE FILM, whilst also nominated for Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Best Cinematography. Since then, 'Convergence' has played at numerous film festivals around the world picking up over 20 awards and nominations. This concluded in October 2019 at the Cardiff International Film Festival where 'Convergence' won BEST FEATURE FILM.
'Convergence' had a limited seven-day theatrical release at Cineworld in Glasgow in November 2019 and was release on Amazon Prime in May 2020.
On 14th May 2021, it was confirmed that Steve had been attached to direct the feature film 'Freight', produced by production company Stronghold with BAFTA winning actor, Stuart Brennan attached to act in the film. (Press Release)
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