Tom
Haines

Writer and director for film and television 

Tom is currently working with producer Anna Griffin on two feature projects and on an original TV series with writer David Whitehouse for Lime. His short films include Night of the Foxes, which premiered at Rotterdam Film Festival and was part of London Film Festival.

As a music director, Tom has had great success with his music videos for the likes of New Order, Temper Trap, Unkle and Jon Hopkins, developing his own style of character based visual narratives, and garnering awards and nominations in the process.

He has filmed all over the world, regularly working with large crews and budgets and collaborating with cinematographers such as Lol Crawley (45 Years) and Jody Lee Lipes (Martha Marcy May Marlene).

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Film

Writer & Director 

Starring
  • Anoushka Lucas
  • Barry Ward
  • Hello Haines / Agile Films
    Producer Anna Griffin

    Original feature in development.

    Wellington Films & iFeatures
    Producer Anna Griffin

    Original feature in development.

    Wellington Films
    Producer Tom Haines

    Drama. Sunny's father is trying his best to provide for his family, homeless and living out of a van on the streets of LA. But Sunny doesn't care - all she wants is to find somewhere to practice for the school concert.

    Independent
    Producer Ilduara Lamas & Tom Haines

    A visceral, poetic documentary about a fire purification festival in Spain set to a civil war poem by Rafael Alberti.

    Colonel Blimp/ Blink
    Producer Tamsin Glasson

    Drama. Kent, the garden of England. The summer is long and fruitless, tempers are frayed and subdued with drugs and alcohol. A Farmer’s fall from grace, rampant foxes and errant teenagers spell danger in the midnight orchards.

    Colonel Blimp/ Blink

    Television

    Writer & Director 

    Producer Tom Haines
    Tate/ Channel 4 for Channel 4
    Producer Tom Haines
    Tate/ Channel 4 for Channel 4

    Writer 

    Creator co-created with David Whitehouse

    Original black comedy drama in development.

    Lime Pictures

    Other

    Director 

    Music Video for New Order

    Collider
    Best edit 2014 MVA's

    Music video for Jon Hopkins

    Music video for Civil Wars

    Trembling Hands
    Best Grade 2012 MVA's

    Music video for Temper Trap

    Music video for Uncle feat. Nick Cave

    Music video for White Denim