Jes Benstock – Born in Glasgow – he has a background in theatre and comedy. He started making films in Edinburgh while writing and performing with the award winning satirical comedy troupe, the Merry Mac Fun Show, in the mid 1980s. He has directed internationally recognised documentaries including last year’s The British Guide to Showing Off which had a UK theatrical release and played many international film festivals. Award winning films include The Box with Tilda Swinton.