KONOYO is a Japanese style supernatural short film set in Scotland and Japan. The film tells the story of a teacher's struggle to unlock the mystery of one of his elusive students. It is a film that explores memory, transience, and Japanese Tsunami disaster. The Japanese word KONOYO means "this world."

Shot in 4k on an Arri Prime Lens set

Written and Directed by David Simpson

Assistant Director: Brennan Alexander

Producer by: Gianna Andrea Arni

Director of Photography: Laura Shand

Editors: Martin Allison and Anka Tyminska

Score by: Josh Sabin / Sound Design: Chris Gayne

Production Designers: India Stewart, Paul Nerlich, and Nica Harrison

Costume Design: Jessica Van Tromp and Lauren Peters

Colorist: Jennifer Wagner

Make up Artist: Kerry Ronaldson