STEVEN FERGUSON

Directors of Photography

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Steven shot Eva Riley’s debut feature Perfect 10, chosen as part of the ‘Great 8’ at Cannes Marche and nominated for the Raindance Discovery Award. TV drama includes Please Like S3, and Sliced S2, and award winning shorts include Sex Ed directed by Alice Seabright, Woe Is Me directed by Simon Cartwright and Eva Riley’s Diagnosis. Steven was nominated as BSC Emerging Cinematographer in 2017 for his work on short film Dependent directed by Phil Sheerin. He is an NFTS graduate, originally from Scotland now based in London.

FEATURES / DRAMA

SLICED S2
Prod. Lovely Electricity
Dir. Phil Bowker

PLS LIKE S3
Prod. Baby Cow
Dir. Simon Bird

COLD FEET S9 (Main Unit Pick Up Days)
Prod. Big Talk
Dir. Fiona Walton

AFTER LOVE (Feature – Main Unit Pick Up Days)
Prod. The Bureau
Dir. Aleem Khan

PERFECT 10 (Feature)
Prod. The Bureau / iFeatures
Dir. Eva Riley
Winner: Raindance Discovery Award – BIFA 2020
Nomination: Most Promising Newcomer: Frankie Box / Alfie Deegan – BIFA LongList 2020

Nomination: Douglas Hickox Award Debut Director: Eva Riley – BIFA 2020
Nomination: Best Debut Screenwriter: Eva Riley – BIFA LongList 2020
Nomination: Breakthrough Producer: Jacob Thomas – BIFA LongList 2020
World Premiere: BFI LFF 2019
Official Selection: Glasgow Film Festival 2020 

WRECKING BALL (Teaser / Pilot)
Prod. Two Brothers
Dir. Simon Bird

DON’T FORGET THE DRIVER (S1 2nd Unit)
Prod. BBC Two & Sister Pictures
Dir. Tim Kirkby

CLIQUE (Series 2 – Additional Photography)
Prod. BBC Three & BBC Scotland
Dir. Andrew Cumming

LORDS OF CHAOS (Feature – 2nd Unit)
Prod. RSA Films / Scott Free Productions
Dir. Jonas Akerlund (2nd Unit Director Josh Blaaberg)

MAXXX (Pilot)
Prod. Channel 4 & Luti Media
Dir. O.T. Fagbenle

SHORT FILMS

MR WHIPPY (Teaser)
Prod. Elation Pictures / Pia Pressure
Dir. Rachna Suri
Official Selection: London Short Film Festival 2021

WOODLAND (Random Acts)
Prod. Channel 4 & Pulse Films
Dir. Josh Blaaberg

WOE IS ME
Prod. Creative England / BFI
Dir. Simon Cartwright
Winner: 1st Prize – Rhode Island Film Festival 2018
Official Selection: Encounters Short Film Festival 2018
Official Selection: Leeds International Film Festival 2018

TEETH AND PILLS
Prod. Pretzel Films
Dir. Andrew Vinciguerra
Official Selection: LSFF 2019
Official Selection: Auckland Int’l Film Festival 2018
Official Selection: Portand Comedy Film Festival 2018
Official Selection: Wasteland Film Festival 2018
Winner: Best Experimental – Dublin Independent Film Festival 2018

Winner: Independent Horror Movie Awards 2018
Official Selection: Genre Celebration Festival 2018

Official Selection: Austin Arthouse Film Festival 2018

SEX ED
Prod. EON Productions / NFTS
Dir. Alice Seabright
Official Selection: BFI London Film Festival
Official Selection: Encounters Short Film Festival
Official Selection: London Short Film Festival

MASTER OF YORK
Prod. UK Jewish Film
Dir. Kieron Quirke
Official Selection: UK Jewish Film Festival
Official Selection: Palm Springs Shortfest

THE TRUTHFUL PHONE
Prod. Juggernaut Productions
Dir. Carl Rock

EVERYTHING YOU DIDN’T SAY
Prod. Compulsory
Dir. Charlie Reader
Starring Olga Kurylenko
Winner: Audience Award – ECU Film Festival

DEPENDENT
Prod. Creative England
Dir. Phil Sheerin
Nomination: BSC emerging Cinematographers Night 2017
Official Selection: Galway Film Fleadh
Shortlisted: BIFA
Special Mention: Clermont Ferrand Film Festival
Special Mention: London Short Film Festival

DIAGNOSIS
Prod. BBC Films / Creative England
Dir. Eva Riley
Longlisted: Best Short Film – British Independent Film Awards
Official Selection: Emerging Cinematographer – British Society of Cinematographers
Official Selection: Galway Film Fleadh
Special Mention: Clermont Ferrand Film Festival
Special Mention: London Short Film Festival

SULPHUR SPRING (Random Acts)
Prod. C4
Dir. Oscar Oldershaw & Joe Campbell
Official Selection: London Short Film Festival

SICK
Dir. David Winstone
Winner: Best Cinematography – BAFTA Scotland
Winner: Best New Work – BAFTA Scotland
Vimeo Staff Pick

MANOMAN
Prod. Kamilla Hodol
Dir. Simon Cartwright
Winner: Jury Award – SXSW
Nomination: BAFTA
Nomination: BIFTA
Official Selection: Sundance Film Festival
Official Selection: BFI LFF
Official Selection: Telluride Film Festival
Official Selection: Cannes Film Festival
Official Selection: Encounters Film Festival
Vimeo Staff Pick
Vimeo Best of the Year

NORTH
Prod. NFTS
Dir. Phil Sheerin
Winner: Best Cinematography – Colchester Film Festival
Winner: Galway Film Fleadh
Winner: Best UK Short Raindance Film Festival
Nominated: Golden Tadpole – Camerimage Film Festival
Official Selection: Dinard Film Festival
Official Selection: Cork Film Festival
Official Selection: Rhode Island Film Festival
Official Selection: Colchester Film Festival

Official Selection: Vimeo Staff Pick

FLOTSAM
Prod. Ideas Tap
Dir. Gillain Park
Winner: Best Writer – Underwire Film Festival
Nominated: Scotland New Talent Award – BAFTA

GHOST STORY
Prod. RSAMD
Dir. Gillian Park
Winner: Best Film – Creative Loop Awards
Nominated: Best Undergraduate Drama – Royal Television Society
Official Selection: Glasgow Film Festival

DOCUMENTARIES

WARM UP
Dir. Josh Blaaberg

COMMERCIALS

Adam Wimpenny: Oreo
Andrew Cumming: Magnum
Brock Sanders: RBS
Chris Gaunt: Gilette
Cole Sprouse: Mulberry
Dan Cannetti: Genelec
Dan Montanarini: RBS / WWF
Ed Salkeld: BMW
Floris Ramaekers: Amazon Audible
Jamie Delaney: Oasis
Michael J Ferns: Scottish Government / Lending Crowd / More Than / Boots No7 / RBS Bank / The Body Shop / Dominos / Toni & Guy / Cow & Gate
Pete Fullarton: Xscape
Simon Cartwright: Action on Sugar
Toby Trueman: Transport for Edinburgh
Tom Gentle: CreditFix
Vicky Kerr: Scottish Government
Victoria Allison: Sekonda
Zac Ella: Oreo

MUSIC PROMOS

Camila Mantovani: Sirens of Lesbos
Greg Kouts: Escape From Acapulco
Jak Payne: Matt Maltese
Pete Fullarton: Sivu
Phil Poole: Slaves
Shynola: Tiesto (2nd Unit – Main Unit DOP Robbie Ryan)