Olly Newport
Freelance Filmmaker & Photographer
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Bowling Beyond

 

Location: Lewisham, London
Directed + Edited: Ryan O'Connor
Camera + Sound + Edit: Olly Newport

In collaboration with filmmaker Ryan O'Connor and in a 12-part series of weekly films curated by Tom Rosenthal. Take a glimpse into the tranquil world of the bowling green at the Francis Drake Bowls Club, and hear from the players who found peace in the sport when all other opportunities disappeared.

 

Katy & I

 

DIRECTED+CAMERA+EDIT: OLLY NEWPORT
WITH THANKS TO: JACK MOORE
MUSIC: RACHEL PORTMAN - THE WORST THING I EVER DID
MUSIC: JOHNNY KLIMEK & REINHOLD HEIL - FIVE CUSTOMERS
MUSIC: RACHEL PORTMAN - BUMPER CROP

What is your obsession?... for Jack Moore it's pop-star Katy Perry who he idolises in every way imaginable.

This film won an award at the Co-operative Film Festival (Advisers Choice Award for 'Best Documentary'), received global press coverage from NYMag, Time Magazine, MTV, Yahoo! Music, TheDailyWh.at, LOVELYiSH, idolator, The Hairpin, Jezeble, The Globe And Mail, PopDash & many more; as well as international TV airtime.

 

Summer is Over

 

Location: LONDON, UK

It rains and then it pours. Synopsis: an unhinged demagogue you've never met has a tantrum with a self-preserving mass murdering dictator; suddenly the seasons cease to exist, as does all life on earth. 

 

Look Out Your Window

 

Location: Dubai, UAE

We never take the time to just sit and do nothing but observe. To leave the phone alone and let the distractions wash away into the background. Inspired by Evan Prosofsky's film 'Waterpark', and the OST by Dirty Beaches.