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Paris Zarcilla

Writer & Director

Agent

Hannah Boulton
Agent

Nicola Biltoo

Paris Zarcilla is a BIFA-nominated director/writer of film, television and commercials. Whilst running multi-award winning production company Sudden Black he produced and directed commercials for NSPCC, Coke Zero, Tesco, Jigsaw, New Look, Adidas, Victorinox, Rolex to name a few.

His short film FEEL FLOWS went on to win multiple awards for Best Short Film at numerous international festivals including London Independent Film Festival, Van d’OR Awards, Cannes Short Film Corner and the prestigious Vimeo Staff Picks.

After 5 years as a creative director in the commercial realm he is now concentrating on writing and directing fiction. Drawing from his years as a competitive gymnast and training in ballet, he wrote and directed his short film POMMEL in 2017 with the support of Creative England, The BFI and Refinery Media. It has since been nominated for BEST BRITISH SHORT at the 2018 British Independent Film Awards, won Best UK Short Film at East End Film Festival 18′, won Special Jury Mention for Excellence in Directing at the Oscar Qualifying Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 18′ and nominated for Best International Short at the Oscar Qualifying Short Shorts Film Asia 18′ in Japan.

Paris is currently in pre-production for a mini-series he has written and will direct for Singapore’s StarHub channel under digital Emmy nominated production company Refinery and InFocus Asia.

FILM and TV

In Development

POMMEL                             Current
Writer and Director
Treatment for a Feature Film based on award-winning short

RAGING GRACE               Current
Writer and Director
Treatment for a Feature Film

THE CENTURY EGG         2019
Writer and Director
Mini Series, 2 x 30’
Refinery Media

FORGIVENESS (short)      2019
Writer and Director

Past credits

POMMEL (short)                  2017
Writer and director
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/260263912
NOMINATED British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) -BEST BRITISH SHORT 2018
WINNER East End Film Festival- Best UK Short Film 2018
WINNER Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival – Special Jury Mention for Excellence in Directing 2018
WINNER Short Shorts Film Asia – Best Narrative and Nominee for Best International Short 2018
NOMINATED Norwich Film Festival Best Short Film 2018

FEEL FLOWS (short)           2013
Writer and director
Short film: https://vimeo.com/63146799
WINNER London Independent Film Festival – Best Music Video and Nominee for Best Short Film 2013
WINNER Van d’OR Awards – Best Music Based Film 2013
Cannes Short Film Corner 2013
Vimeo Staff Pick 2013

Call Hannah to discuss Paris or other Writer & Directors

+44 (0) 207 727 1346

Call Nicola to discuss Paris or other Writer & Directors

+44 (0)2077271346