GALLERY 05: D&AD/Campaign Screen - New Directors - Eric Lynne

Showing entrepreneurial spirit as well as directorial talent, The Leith Agency former copywriter has spent the past few years writing internet content and naming cuddly toys to fund the production of his reel. Lynne's two minute short film, Neighbour, one of his submissions that caught our judge's imagination, will also premiere at the Los Angeles International Short Film Festival this autumn. Lynne was the overall winner in the non-professional category and at the time of going to press, major production companies were fighting to sign him up.

Eric Lynne

Short film: Neighbour

Test commercials: Centrum vitamins


Producers: Marc Graser, Steve Cook, Casey Suchan

Director of Photography: Keith Gruchala

Post-production company: Kelly Reese @Matchframe

Los Angeles


Editor: Brendan Cusack


Writers: Alex Flint, Charles Harris, Eric Lynne

Producers: Amanda Lofink, Matt Wilkinson, Jody Montoya

Editor: Brendan Cusack


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