Dead Cool

US Premiere
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 9:00pm
Run Time: 
19mins 25secs
A dinner party with a difference: meet loner Maurice as he struggles to entertain his new friends. His party is in full swing when a routine search brings the police to his front door. Unfazed by this interruption the party continues, but it isn't long before Maurice is keen to say goodbye to all his guests except Sally. Romance is in the air but it soon becomes clear that all is not as it seems.
Directed by: 
Simon Ross
Produced by: 
Tessa Beazley Oliver Brown
Written by: 
Simon Ross
Main Cast: 
Rob Witcomb Mia Austen Brian Bovell Juan Pablo Jepez Elizabeth George Oscar Blend Ben Adams Bradley Taylor

About the Director

Simon Ross
Simon started his career shooting documentaries, including the flagship series, Cutting Edge, on UK’s Channel 4. During this period he also edited Hollywood movie trailers for iTunes. This mix of shooting and editing, along with his developed interest in CGI and VFX combined with live action work, led to directing opportunities on promos and commercials.

Living and working in London, he is now working on getting his first feature made.

Simon graduated with an MA in Film and Television Production from Bristol University, after completing an MA in Politics at the University of Edinburgh.

I’ve always been fascinated with serial killers… the notion that they are living amongst us, camouflaged beneath a more