Jonty Velcro

Second World War dark comedy short about a team of elite special forces operating behind enemy lines. 30 years after their last mission in Northern France in 1944, the two surviving members meet by chance. They reminisce about the war, but their recollections of what happened seem to differ, and the mission may not have been quite as it seemed...

  • Jonathan Small
    Director
    Delivery
  • Maxine Mason
    Director
    Delivery
  • Jon Small
    Writer
    Delivery
  • Maxine Mason
    Writer
    Delivery
  • Joshua Ive
    Key Cast
    "Jonty Velcro"
    Delivery
  • Matt McKechnie
    Key Cast
    "Snotty Cuthbertson"
    Delivery
  • Jon Small
    Key Cast
    "Perry Smithers"
  • John Hampton
    Key Cast
    "Captain Porter"
  • Maxine Mason
    Key Cast
    "Jean-Luc Baptiste"
  • Jon Small
    Producer
    Delivery
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Comedy, Second World War, short film
  • Runtime:
    13 minutes 39 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 30, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 GBP
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    2.39:1
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Oxford International Short Film Festival
    Oxford
    United Kingdom
    July 17, 2020
    UK premiere
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Jonathan Small, Maxine Mason

Jon Small is from Portsmouth, UK, and has been writing and directing short films with a group of talented and dedicated amateur actors and film-makers since 2007. "Jonty Velcro" is Jon's ninth film. For his day job, Jon is a writer in the information technology industry.

Maxine Mason has been co-writing and co-directing short films since 2010. "Jonty Velcro" is Maxine's second outing as co-director. For her day job, Maxine helps autistic children learn to speak.

Jon and Maxine currently live in East Hampshire.

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