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As a company…

Satellite Pictures is a video content producing company set up in 2007 by David Hewitt to specialise in creating budgeted short films for either fiction, social, promotional or commercial purposes.

...or an individual

He either works through the company or as a hired Director on other projects.

 

David has a huge and varied background from Film, Television Drama & Documentary, Music Video, Commercials, Digital and Web content.

 

He has an approach which is conscientious, friendly, inspirational and economical to the most creative solution to any problem.

His work has won many prestigious awards, and have been screened at many film festivals worldwide.

 

These include BAFTA, London Film Festival, TCM, TriBeCa Film Festival, Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival, New York Film Festival, Brief Encounters, SXSW, Marbella International Film Festival and many more.

Please browse through each section of the website to see some examples of the films.

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FICTION

AWARDS

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FESTIVALS

I'm Here

WINNER: Best Director, Rob Knox Film Festival 2017

NOMINATED: Best Film, High Peak Film Festival 2017

FINALIST: Best Film, Visionara International Film Festival 2016

SEMI-FINALIST: Best Short Film, FilmsShort Online Film Festival 2017

BEST SHORTS Selection: Shorts On Tap 2017

Official Selection - BELIFF 2016

Official Selection - Phenicien International Film Festival 2017

Official Selection - Balham Film Festival 2017

Official Selection - San Francisco Frozen Film Festival 2017

Official Selection - Norfolk Film Festival 2017

Official Selection - Four Seasons Film Festival 2018

Official Selection - Kinofilm ‘14th International Short Film Festival 2017

Trunks

WINNER: Best Short Film - Northern Nights Film Festival 2011

WINNER: Best Experimental Film - Limelight Awards 2012

WINNER: Best Screenplay, Van d’Or Independent Film Awards, 2012

WINNER: 2nd place, Best Film Audience Vote, Wimbledon Film Festival 2012

NOMINATED: Best Film Grand Prix, Van d’Or Independent Film Awards, 2012

NOMINATED: Best Drama, Van d’Or Independent Film Awards, 2012

NOMINATED: Best Cinematography, Van d’Or Independent Film Awards, 2012

FINALIST: Best Short Film, The Smalls Short Film Festival 2011

FINALIST: Best Short Film - Edge of the City Film Festival 2012

Official Selection - Cork International Festival 2011

Official Selection - Waterford International Film Festival 2011

Official Selection - Gfest Film Festival 2011

Official Selection - Queer Fruits International Film Festival 2011

Official Selection - Lago International Film Festival 2011

Official Selection - Queer as Film International Festival 2011

Official Selection - Go Short International Film Festival 2012

Official Selection - Fringe International Film Festival 2012

Official Selection - East End Film Festival 2012

Official Selection - IckleFilm Festival 2012

Official Selection - Yellow Fever Film Festival, Belfast 2012

Belly Button

WINNER - Best Short Film - Raindance East Film Festival 2005

WINNER - Best Short Film - Filmstock International Film Festival 2005

WINNER - Best Short Film - DVuser Magazine 2005

FINALIST - TCM Classic Shorts 2004
FINALIST - Kodak/Bafta Showcase 2005

FINALIST - The Big Issue Film Festival 2005

FINALIST - VX Auteur Short Film Competition 2005

FINALIST - Rough Cut Film Festival 2005

 

Official Selection - Brief Encounters 2005

Official Selection - 18th Seagate Foyle Film Festival 2005

Official Selection - 19th Leeds International Film Festival 2005

Official Selection - New York Short Film Festival 2005

Official Selection - London Film Festival 2004

Official Selection - Leicester International Film Festival 2005

Official Selection - Sefton Short Film Festival 2005

Official Selection - Kinofilm 2006

Official Selection - Britspotting 2006

Official Selection - Eurostar London Coming Film Festival 2007

Official Selection - Tinklai International Film Festival 2007

Hoodie Monologue

WINNER: Best Short Film - Rob Knox Film Festival 2012

WINNER: 3rd Place Kilburn Film Festival 2012

NOMINATED: Best Short Film - Limelight Awards 2012

Official Selection - London Short Film Festival 2012

The Confession Experiment

WINNER - Meniscus Short Film Festival 2010

Best Short film - Judge’s vote

Best Short film - Audience vote

Tomorrow's Forecast

WINNER - Best Short Film - Seften Short Film Festival 2008

WINNER - Best Short Film - I Will Tell Film Festival 2008

WINNER - Best Short Film - Stamford Film Festival 2008

WINNER - Best Editing - Rob Knox Film Festival 2009

Official Selection - Marbella International Film Festival, Spain 2008

Official Selection - Lantern Media Festival 2008

Official Selection - Waterford Film Festival 2008

Official Selection - ‘Best of the Festival’ – Sefton Short Film Festival 2008

Official Selection - Babelgum Online Film Festival 2009

Official Selection - Feile na Bealtaine Film Festival 2009

COMMERCIAL

AWARDS

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FESTIVALS

Tata Communications - ‘Derek’s Thoughts’

WINNER - First Place MOFILM 2012

Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2012

Santander - ‘Alex Johnson meets Alex Johnson’

WINNER - First Place MOFILM 2012

SXSW Film Festival, Texas 2012

PlayStation 4 - ‘Revolution’

WINNER - Third Place MOFILM 2013

Barcelona Mobile Festival 2013

Coca-Cola - ‘Happy Happiness Day’

WINNER - Fourth Place MOFILM 2012

Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2012

Pepsi - ‘Saturday’s Game’

WINNER - Second Place MOFILM 2011

Katmandu Film Festival 2011

Coca-Cola - ‘The Forgotten Can’

WINNER - Fourth Place MOFILM 2012

Cape Town Festival 2012

Nokia - ‘First Impression’

WINNER - First Place MOFILM 2010

TriBeCa Film Festival, New York 2010

Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2010

Vasoline - ‘The Golden Touch’

WINNER - Fourth Place MOFILM 2010

London Film Festival 2010

Logitech - ‘Looking Good in HD’

WINNER - Fourth Place MOFILM 2010

Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2010