Taking Stock is a new short film by Duncan Cowles, commissioned as part of Channel 4’s Random Acts TV Series. Completed in October 2017, the film was broadcast on Channel 4, December 1st 2017 in Random Acts Series 4, Episode 4.
Using his failed attempts at creating profitable stock footage, a filmmaker reflects on the absurd, mundane and funny side of being trapped inside your own head as an out of work, self-employed freelancer.
Royal Television Society Scotland Award 2018 (Nominated)
02/2018 – Big Sky Documentary Film Festival (USA)
03/2018 – Glasgow Short Film Festival (UK)
04/2018 – Dresden International Short Film Festival (Germany)
04/2018 – Flatpack Film Festival (UK)
04/2018 – Kyiv International Short Film Festival (Ukraine)
05/2018 – Brussels Short Film Festival (Belgium)