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Craig Ainsley

Writer / Director

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Alex Rusher

Craig is a writer and director. He has written for Have I Got News For You, The News Quiz and News Jack. His short comedy films have over million views on Vimeo and have played at festivals around the world, including the Oscar-qualifying Palm Springs International Short Fest and the London Short Film Festival. He has also written and directed a trilogy of acclaimed comedy animated Christmas films: The 12 Days of Christmas: A Tale of Avian Misery starring Phoebe Waller-Bridge which played on BBC3.

His latest short film, Whenever You’re Ready, is in development to become a series with Clerkenwell Films and his comedy pilot, Alleyway Chefs, was produced by Baby Cow and was released this year on Mr. Box.