HTN filmmakers


Daniel Sayer – Writer・Director・Producer

Daniel Sayer is an artist filmmaker who has been working in documentary, printmaking and experimental music for over twenty years. He

began filmmaking with a political documentary, ’21st Century Testimonies – The Life and Death of Democracy’ (2001) about globalisation

and the World Social Forum. This film and his other documentaries have been shown at film festivals in the U.K. and Europe. He is currently

producing what will become his first published book of wood cut prints. His first feature, ‘Madrigal’ (2010) was a non-narrative art film

featuring the work of the celebrated avant-garde group, Cindytalk.



Jamie Quantrill – Director of Photography・Producer

Jamie Quantrill is an award winning Cinematographer working in drama, commercials, music promo, and documentary. His most recent

work includes ‘Results That Move You’ (2014), ‘Me and Mine’ (2015) & ‘Pharmakon’ (2016) three narrative short fiction films for Jarman

Award nominated filmmaker Lucy Beech, ‘The Eye That Articulates Belongs on Land’ (2016) for Jerwood Award winning artist filmmaker

Karen Kramer, and ‘A Virus Walks Into A Bar’ (2017) for artist John Walter. ‘Hit the North’ is his first feature film.


Jonny Pilcher – Music Composer

Jonny Pilcher composes music for film, theatre and dance. He has scored for fiction feature film, including Lisle Turner’s critically acclaimed

‘Here and Now’ (2014), numerous award winning documentaries for PBS and BBC including ‘Outbreak’ (2015) and ‘Solitary Nation’ (2014),

Anthony Baxter’s award winning documentary ‘You’ve Been Trumped’ (2011) and Andrew Thompson’s BAFTA and Oscar nominated documentary

‘Mugabe and the White African’ (2009). He has written music for award winning plays, commercials and television programs, produced, remixed

and arranged for many bands, including Super Furry Animals, Soak, Shura, Athlete, and is currently the musical director for Lana Del Rey.