Matthew has recently completed his first film, Boy for Touchpaper Television and Channel 4.
Boy was screened at the Curzon Cinema Soho, the Edinburgh Film and Television Festival and was shown recently on Channel 4. Written by Northern Irish writer Ronan Blaney, Boy tells the story of a boy locked in his room, alone until one day he discovers a mouse. Motivated by the desire to care for his new friend, he escapes and embarks on an odyssey in search of cheese. But not just any cheese – Boy wants the best. His journey through an unfamiliar landscape leads him into ever deeper trouble as he becomes more and more determined in his quest.