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Shimmy Ahmed

London-based British-Asian director Shimmy Ahmed has built up a portfolio which demonstrates a real strength for capturing youths in their natural habitats.

Unsurprisingly, this has brought her to the attention of the style-oriented commissioners of the fashion realms but she's also scored success on the short film circuit, and directed a number of pop promos.

https://www.darkenergyfilms.com/directors/shimmy-ahmed
WORK:
Jamaal Monarch
"Love's A Joke, I'm the Butt of It"
This perspective-challenging promo from Jamaal Monarch plays with its viewers' sense of direction in addition to their expectations. Directed by Shimmy Ahmed, the film offers an insight into a couple's upside-down relationship, beset by unrequited love and internal pressures. Washes of neon light and ever-shifting camera angles give the film a dreamlike quality, as rapper Monarch delivers lines which are posturing and vulnerable by turns.
Film Production: Dark Energy Ⓟ Ⓦ
Director: Shimmy Ahmed ♀ Ⓟ Ⓦ
Cinematographer: Martin Roach
Editor: Darius Shu
Directors
Axelle Courlander    Ⓦ
Ben Tonge    Ⓦ Ⓟ
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Dee Koppang O'Leary    Ⓦ Ⓟ ♀
Dominic Cyriax    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Ian Aryeh    Ⓦ
John Turner    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Lauren Midwinter    Ⓦ
Richard Peter Hunter    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Ruth Sewell    Ⓦ Ⓟ ♀
Sonja Phillips    Ⓦ Ⓟ ♀
UK
Andrea Kapos    Ⓦ Ⓟ ♀
Árni Thor Jonsson    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Ben Jones    Ⓦ Ⓟ
David Stoddart    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Debby Lewis-Harrison    Ⓦ Ⓟ ♀
Docter Twins    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Lalli Jonsson    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Marcus Liversedge    Ⓦ
Mark Emberton    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Nick Sawyer    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Patrice De Villiers    Ⓦ Ⓟ ♀
Paul Gay    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Rory McKellar    Ⓦ
Sean Thompson    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Shimmy Ahmed    Ⓦ Ⓟ ♀
Simon Levene    Ⓦ Ⓟ
Dark Energy
2nd Floor
74 Margaret Street
London
W1W 8SU
UK
Matt Brown
(Executive Producer)
07976 257 431
mattbrown@darkenergyfilms.com
Anna Allgrove
(Executive Producer)
07855 406 650
annaallgrove@darkenergyfilms.com

http://www.darkenergyfilms.com

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