Matthew Newman

Matthew Newman

Managing Director

Matthew Newman is a producer, and the Managing Director of YourFilm. He manages projects from concept to screen, dealing with the client directly. He is also responsible for managing crew members and ensuring every project is delivered on-time and on-budget. He started YourFilm in 2005 with one-time school-friend and media studies rival Kevin Owens. He used to write short films and features, and produced Kevin’s short film ‘A Blank Slate’ which was shown at Edinburgh Film Festival in 2003.

Kevin Owens

Kevin Owens

Creative Director

Kevin Owens is a writer, director, editor and the Creative Director of YourFilm. He supervises the edits of our projects and ensures the aims and objectives of each project are delivered. He also generates ideas and scripts, directs some of our TV commercials, and occasionally edits them. Kevin specialises in comedic scripts, writing/directing ‘A Blank Slate’ in 2002 and writing ‘The Hard Sell’ in 2003 before forming YourFilm with Matthew Newman in 2005.

Gavin Randall

Gavin Randall

Director | Video Editor | DoP

Gavin Randall is a director, camera operator and editor who works closely with Kevin to ensure that each project is delivered to exceed client expectations, and satisfy our exacting in-house standards. He’s got a wealth of experience outside of the corporate projects and advertising work he does with us, most notably having conceived, produced and directed a number of award-winning music videos.

Lauren Shepherd

Lauren Shepherd

Animator

Lauren Shepherd is an animator and illustrator, with a strong 2D skillset. She has a fine-art background, and since starting work for YourFilm has worked on a wide range of motion graphic and animated TV commercials and web videos.