Gary Roberts is a writer/director from London. He has written and directed commercial and narrative films for brands and editorial platforms such as Google, BBC, YouTube, San Miguel, Samsung and Canal+.
THE PROBLEMLESS ANONYMOUS, his debut short film screened at prestigious international festivals around the world winning a number of awards, including the Méliès d’Argent prize for best European Fantasy Short Film. With screenings at the BAFTA-qualifying London Short Film Festival and Sci-Fi London in 2017. It premiered online with Short of the Week, and featured on Metro, VICE and Dust.
His second short film MEMORIES LOST TO SLEEP is now beginning its 2019/20 film festival run.
He is currently looking for representation.
"The Problemless Anonymous is an entertaining think-piece that’s looking to challenge peoples views on their ‘ideal self’" - Short of the Week
"Part quirky rom-com, part dystopian thriller, Roberts’ short film is a reflection on societal expectations and our own self-enforced goals." - Metro
"A mix of Wes Anderson and Stanley Kubrick. It’s haunting, yet funny. It’s unpleasant, yet completely delightful." - BRWC