CV

Art works:

 

2015:  Ballygunge Phari: Video work.

(In post-production.)

2015:  Outside the Box:  Video work.

(Showed as part of "Outside the Box", Paul Holmes's solo exhibition at Studio 21, Kolkata, June 2015.)

 

2015:  Eight Second Trial: artist’s film.

(Work in progress.)

 

2014:  Memory's Journey: Sound installation.

(Commissioned by and showed at the Burns Festival, Ayr May 2014.)

 

2013:  Time Machine: Video work.

(Screened December 2013 as part of 'The Hand that Feeds', One Cube or Two, Glasgow.  Showed as part of "Outside the Box", Paul Holmes's solo exhibition at Studio 21, Kolkata, June 2015.)

 

2012:  These Measures are for Your Protection: Video work.

(Showed as part of "Outside the Box", Paul Holmes's solo exhibition at Studio 21, Kolkata, June 2015.)

 

2012:  The Persistence of Vision: artist’s film.

(Screened at the Ayrshire Open Studios, April 2014.  Showed as part of "Outside the Box", Paul Holmes's solo exhibition at Studio 21, Kolkata, June 2015.)

 

2009:  The Loop: artist’s film in collaboration with Wendy McMurdo.

(commissioned by ffotogallery, Cardiff and Alt-W.  Screened at ffotogallery and Edinburgh Art Festival 2009, and at Tin Shed at Goldsmiths College, and the Night Contact Festival in London in 2013.)

 

 

Narrative and documentary work:

 

2011:  A Lesson in Death: feature documentary – director.

(commissioned and screened by BBC)

 

2002: Sniper 470: short film drama - writer/director.

(commissioned and screened by STV/Scottish Screen.  Screened at over 20 festivals worldwide. International distribution through America Video Film)

 

1997:  Going Down: short film drama – director/producer.

(screened by BBC and numerous festivals.  International distribution through Jane Balfour Films.)

 

1994: A Country Retreat: short documentary – director.

(commissioned and screened by BBC.)

 

1993:  A Small Deposit: short film drama – producer.

(commissioned and screened by BBC/Scottish Film Production Fund.  Nominated for BAFTA Best Short Film.  Invited to over 60 festivals worldwide. International distribution through Jane Balfour Films.)

 

 

Television

 

Dozens of hours of television as director for the BBC, Channel 4, ITV and 5.

 

 

Teaching

 

Paul currently teaches at the School of Arts and Creative Industries, Edinburgh Napier University and has taught workshops in Dublin, Vilnius, Tallinn, Helsinki, Jaipur, Kolkata and Shanghai.

 

Paul has served on the following juries:  2015 ECAL Diploma Jury, 2008 and 2012 Croatian One Minute Film Festival -  Jury President, 2003 RTS North East Awards Jury, 1994 BAFTA Scotland TV Entertainment Jury.

 

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