mat sheldon [mat@aesthetik.film] is a London-based writer director

cinematic naturalism is embedded into his storytelling though this seems to mean something different for each project //studied at University of Rochester (NY, USA) later training under industry legend Judith Weston in LA, known for supporting talents such as Ava DuVernay, Taika Waititi and Steve McQueen

work in progress includes semi-autobiographical THE ELECTRICITY IN ME with ellora torchia (IN THE EARTH, ALI & AVA, MIDSOMMAR), drama mystery THE COLOR OF OUR MEMORY about blood, identity and the pliability of memory and DEADWEIGHT, a coming of age drama exploding the myth that family will save you