Henry Scriven’s debut feature film, How To Become A Criminal Mastermind starring Joerg Stadler (Saving Private Ryan, Spy Game), picked up four festival awards including the Best Low Budget Film Award at the London Independent Film Festival and the Best Director Award at the Green Bay Film Festival despite being shot for less than £20,000.
Prior to that his short films such as To Let, The Babysitter and Divided screened and won awards at film festivals including the BFI London Future Festival, Edinburgh Short Film Festival and London Shortcutz Film Festival, the latter of which invited him onto their jury. Henry’s short films have amassed over 3 million total views on Youtube and over 30 million on Facebook. He has shot 3 TV pilots as well as commercials and content for clients including Boeing, Barclays, The Conservative Party, Harley Davidson, The Spectator, Hyundai, Coca Cola and WWF. As well as running Bloody Rascal he is also creative director of film agency Catch Creative. His recently completed short film The Fox was funded by a grant from Film Earls Court.
Henry is attached to direct feature film Love, Sex & Killing which is being produced by Sara Huxley and April Kelley at Mini Productions and Colin Day at Rickshaw Entertainment. The script was written by Raymond Friel who has written three produced feature films including The Calcium Kid with Orlando Bloom.
Henry has an MA in Directing from Bournemouth University and has also studied at Maine Media School in the US. He is represented by agent Michelle McGivern at Wright & Murray