Inspired by the original micropub craze in Kent, three entrepreneurial Londoners decide to open their very own micropub and revitalise their high streets through a love of real ale, conversation and community spirit.
Syd is an award-winning filmmaker from Greater London and Kent who works in both scripted and factual projects.
His producing portfolio includes a wide range of genre shorts that have screened at international festivals, including Bafta longlisted short Gypsy’s Kiss starring Bafta winner Gemma Jones, and Have We Met Before?, a short docudrama which was commissioned by the BBC & BFI for Born Digital to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the internet.
Outside of film and TV, he has produced recruitment videos for universities, digital content for the NHS and branded promos for Confused.com, Dirtybit Gaming and Hasbro.
He is currently a member of Directors UK and the Bafta Crew x BFI Network programme.
Daniel is an award winning filmmaker and content creator, directing and producing under his production company Pixelform Studios.
Daniel has directed content for brands such as Mothercare / Early Learning Centre, Dulux & the NHS as well creating content for educational and commercial sectors including Canterbury Christ Church & Southampton Solent Universities, Orbit Housing & Greater London Authority.
Whilst balancing work as a company director and a parent to a toddler, Dan enjoys creating is own content as well as helping his network on passion projects too. His work has shown on TV, online & festivals in the UK, USA & Chile.
Dan recently helped set up The Content Creatives, a digital storytelling academy for young people that offers training and London Living Wage paid work to students or school leavers on company projects.
He also runs the Youth Citizen Service a social media platform which produces free educational videos to help young people in these challenging times.
A bit of a late bloomer to the film industry, James previously worked as a painter/decorator and fishmonger before becoming a filmmaker.
With an interest in the visuals and making sure things run smoothly, he has amassed credits in both production and camera departments on a range of short films, TV and independent features such as Redcon-1 from Epic Pictures and The Rizen & The Facility from Lost Eye Entertainment.
Written, Produced and Directed by
Syd Heather & Daniel Eycott & James Coyne
Original Music Composed by
Sound Design & Mix by
Joseph Ferreira Campos
Original Titles & Graphics by
Sound Recording by
Original Poster Design by
J Mark Dodds
Rev. Philip Wright
The Francis Frith Collection
The Micropub Guide by Duncan Petersen Publishing
Philafrenzy (via Wikipedia Creative Commons)
Christine Matthew (via Geograph)
The Morning Advertiser
Very Special Thanks
Carol Heather & Steven Heather
Andrew Eycott & Bev Eycott
Teresa Coyne & William Coyne
Canterbury Christ Church University
Jon & Sarah Silley
Michael J Duke
Old Bay Alehouse
James Andrew Bell
Simon Van Parijs
Andy & Clare
Liz Twort & Mark Twort
Daniel Scotcher & Hayley Scotcher
Stephen Ryan & Leah Ryan
David Holland & Nicola Holland
A PIXELFORM STUDIOS PRODUCTION
© Pixelform Studios & Syd Heather & Daniel Eycott & James Coyne MMXX