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  • Name :

    Paul Raschid

  • Born : 01/08/1993 in Ealing, London, England, UK
  • Biography :

    Having grown up around filmmaking under the guidance of his producer father Neville, Paul went on to complete a BA in English Literature with Film Studies at Kings College London in 2014. Paul and Neville now helm UK independent film production company, Aviary Films.In 2015, Pauls first produced screenplay was teen supernatural thriller; Unhallowed Ground. It received awards at the London Independent Film Festival and the British Independent Film Festival.Paul made his directorial debut with supernatural-psychological horror; Winterstoke House (which he also wrote and acted in).Pauls second feature as a writer-director was White Chamber, which was shot in 12.5 days. In 2018, the sci-fi thriller/horror/drama played 10 film festivals around the world including Edinburgh, Sitges, Frightfest, Mumbai, BIFAN and Brussels. Lead actress Shauna Macdonald received the BAFTA Scotland Best Actress award for her tour-de-force performance. In August 2019, the film became available to stream on Netflix in the UK, USA, Canada, Israel, Australia and New Zealand.Pauls third project as director, The Complex, a sci-fi interactive feature film/ FMV video game, released in 2020 on all major gaming platforms. Penned by Lynn Renee Maxcy, it stars Michelle Mylett, Kate Dickie and Al Weaver. It was produced by John Giwa-Amu and Jade Alexander.Pauls latest project as writer-director is Five Dates, a romantic interactive feature film/ FMV video game. It is being made entirely remotely due to the 2020 Covid-19 global pandemic. Produced by John Giwa-Amu, it stars an ensemble cast including Mandip Gill (Doctor Who) and Georgia Hirst (Vikings).