Morgan Matthews

Morgan Matthews

United Kingdom

Biography

BAFTA-winning director Morgan Matthews has been making critically acclaimed documentaries for over ten years. Distinctive in their cutting-edge style, Morgan’s films combine intelligent story telling with evocative and powerful portrayals of our society. His first feature-length documentary, TAXIDERMY: STUFF THE WORLD, was nominated for BAFTA, RTS, and Grierson awards in 2005; AND BEAUTIFUL YOUNG MINDS, on which X+Y is based, was nominated for BAFTA and Prix Europa awards in 2007. Morgan’s film, THE FALLEN, paying tribute to every British serviceman and woman to have died whilst serving in Afghanistan and Iraq was named Best Documentary of 2008 at the RTS Awards and won two BAFTAs for Best Factual Director and Best Single Documentary. He most recently completed Britain in a Day with the BBC and Scott Free Productions.

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