1st Sight Films is a film production company.
Our debut Love at First Sight written and directed by Mark Playne has now selected to screen at nearly 200 International Film Festivals spanning 50 countries around the world. Please click here to go to the dedicated website for the film.
The film has won a record-breaking 75 awards spanning five of the continents; including the Audience award at Newport Beach California; the Shin Young Kyun Arts foundation award at the prestigious Asiana Film festival in Korea; it was a finalist at the first Shot on RED 4k festival in Hollywood and Best Debut film director Mark Playne at Rutger Hauer’s ‘I’ve seen Films’ festival in Italy. Love at First Sight was also featured inflight as Asiana Airline’s short of the month
Love at First Sight by Mark Playne has also been invited into the BFI archive. The film has signed to Shorts International who have taken the worldwide rights for Love at First Sight. The film is now available on iTunes by clicking here.
We have recently been shooting a co-production called ‘2by2’ as part of ‘In the Same Garden’ with the Turkish company Erbay Medya about Turkish-Armenian relations. Mark Playne is one of ten directors on the project alongside Ali Asgari, Adrian Sitaru, Alexandre Rockwell, Rolf De Heer, Gurvinder Singh, Chema García Ibarra, Roger Deutsch, Sergey Bodrov and Andrej Landin.
Please click on projects to find out more about our slate.