Staten Cousins Roe
Staten’s first short as writer & director, black comedy This Way Out, won international awards, including the Prix Decale (Offbeat Award) at the 30th Festival du Cinema European, Lille, Best Director at Colchester Film Festival and was BAFTA Longlisted for Best Live Action short. This Way Out has been screened across the world including on HBO & The Sundance Channel Europe. Staten trained at the NFTS on the Emerging Producers course and attended numerous development courses, including the LOCO mentoring scheme led by Sky Comedy. Staten is currently in post-production for his first feature film female-led jet-black comedy-thriller A Serial Killer’s Guide to Life.