Simon is an award winning writer/director originally from Leeds. Having started out in the animation world, Simon began combining his work with live action elements. His short film MANOMAN premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and went on to screen at over 100 other festivals including Sundance, SXSW and Telluride. The film was nominated for a BAFTA and a BIFA.
After graduating from the National Film and Television School, he went straight into the world of London commercials before making his 2018 short, WOE IS ME, funded by BFI Network and Creative England.
His debut feature project THE VOICE AND ITS ECHO (selected for iFeatures in 2018 and backed by Creative England and BFI) has been picked up for funded development with BBC Films. Simon is also developing a horror feature called ALMA (with Jonathan Harbottle and DMC) and is on board to direct.