BTB Film

In addition to comics, we also produce a fair number of short films each year. Below you will find a full list of everything we’ve produced so far.

The Bunker Years

This section covers all of our more recent films.

The Mad Tree – 2012

 

Main Crew:
Writer/Director/Camera – Dan Thompson & J.T. Eaton

Genre:
Comedy Horror

Produced for:
2 Days Later Festival 2012

Awards:
TBA

Synopsis:
Our homage to the ghost stories of M. R. James, with a little bit of our own silliness plugged in for good measure. It is the story of Mr Darcy Woodwind, a writer from London who falls afoul of a malevolent shrub.

WATCH NOW!

 

A Comedy of Edits – 2012

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson & J.T. Eaton
Camera – Paul Wade

Genre:
Comedy/Sketch

Produced for:
2 Days Laughter Festival 2012

Awards:
Best Film
Best Screenplay
Festival Shortlist

Synopsis:
William Shakespeare is called into a meeting with his financiers in order to discuss a few “minor edits” to his new play.

WATCH NOW!

 

Wild Watch – 2011

 

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson & J.T. Eaton
Camera – Paul Wade

Genre:
Comedy/Spoof

Produced for:
2 Days Laughter Festival 2011

Awards:
Festival Shortlist

Synopsis:
Spring is here, so it’s time for the BBC to invade your television and hose you down with nature! Chris and Kate are reporting in from Kent with a bevy of treats from Mother Natures sodden loins, including a sad update on Robbie The Robin and a report of the perils of Dill.

WATCH NOW!

The Devil’s Fork – 2010

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson & J.T. Eaton
Camera – Steve Penfold

Genre:
Comedy Horror

Produced for:
2 Days Later Festival 2010

Awards:
Best Screenplay
Best Popular Film
Festival Shortlist

Synopsis:
When two friends discover an antique fork in their garden they think they’re in for a big payday. But when the fork’s ghostly owner comes calling they discover that all they’re in for is three prongs of terror!

WATCH NOW!

WATCH OUTTAKES!

Cock – 2009

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Steve Penfold
Producer -Laura Kressley
Special FX – William Fitzgerald
Music – Mark Hung

Genre:
Comedy Horror

Produced for:
2 Days Later Festival 2009

Awards:
Special Mention for Special FX

Synopsis:
When offered a chance with the woman of his dreams, repressed social inadequate Randall Spires takes a mysterious aphrodisiac at the advice of his friend and is sent on a rollercoaster  ride around London at the behest of his own mutated penis.

WATCH NOW!


The Production [Box] Years

This section covers films made by Dan’s old company, Production [Box].

Edd The Duck: Ducking The Past – 2009
Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson
Camera – Paul Wade
Graphics – Steve Penfold

Genre:
Comedy Documentary

Produced for:
2 Days Laughter Festival 2009

Awards:
Best Popular Film
Festival Shortlist

Synopsis:
In his youth, Edd The Duck was one of the biggest stars on the BBC. In this frank and mercifully short documentary, we attempt to find out what happened next. With the help of some never before seen interviews with other performers of that era, we set out to answer the question: Just how far does a duck have to migrate to escape his past?

WATCH NOW!

Ragnarok Dawn – 2008

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Steve Penfold & Dan Thompson
Producer – Fiona Penny
Camera – Paul Wade

Genre:
Action Horror

Produced for:
2 Days Later Festival 2008

Awards:
Festival Shortlist

Synopsis:
A group of Vikings, on the run from their own kind, seek refuge in a long forgotten forest. But the restless dead who inhabit the cursed wood have other ideas. Vikings. Zombies. It’s on!

WATCH PART 1!
WATCH PART 2!
WATCH TRAILER!

From Tangy Cheese With Love – 2008

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson & Paul Wade
Camera – Paul Wade

Genre:
Comedy/Viral

Produced for:
Doritos Advert Competition 2008

Synopsis:
An advert we made for a certain crisp company. Agent Double Oh-Chedder sets out to save his girl from the clutches of the evil Dipfinger.

WATCH NOW!

The Day The Moon Got Too Close – 2008

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson & Paul Wade
Producer – Fiona Penny
Camera – Paul Wade

Genre:
Action Comedy

Produced for:
Motorola 90 Second Film Competition 2008

Synopsis:
The genesis of our very own comic book hero. A 90 second rollercoaster tale of what happens when an astral body is pushed to the edge. Welcome to the dark side of the Moon.

WATCH NOW!

[Box] Fresh – 2008

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson
Producer – Fiona Penny
Camera – Paul Wade

Genre:
Comedy

Produced for:
2 Days Laughter Festival 2008

Awards:
Best Editor
Festival Shortlist

Synopsis:
A parody of trendy youth TV. [Alex] Stark and his team feed you a dose of media that’s so fresh, it’s out of date before it’s over. Prepared to get backdoored with culture!

WATCH NOW!
WATCH OUTTAKES!


BTB Classic

This section covers very early films produced by Dan and Steve before they had the joy of knowing one another…or of being able to grow proper beards.

Bush F*cker Smile – 2005

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson
Camera – Kirsty Obee

Genre:
Comedy

Produced for:
Intro movie to Dan’s first comedy show

Synopsis:
A lone comedian sets out to perform some stand up about the Iraq war. But the forces of darkness will stop at nothing to stop him reaching the gig!

WATCH NOW!

Monkey-Aid -2005

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Dan Thompson & The Monkeyshine Comedy Club

Genre:
Musical Comedy

Produced for:
Comic Relief 2005

Synopsis:
Dan’s old comedy team, The Monkeyshine Comedy Club, record a cover of a rather well known song in an effort to raise money for charity. We ended up netting a fairly large sum of money in return for not playing it ever again.

WATCH NOW!

Naked Net – 2000

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Steve Penfold
Camera & Special FX – George Featherby

Genre:
Educational

Produced for:
C6 TV, Bournemouth

Synopsis:
A short VT about the Internet produced for Bournemouth Uni TV. Contains some really nice special FX samples.

WATCH NOW!

Give Us A Hand – 2000

Main Crew:
Writer/Director – Steve Penfold
Camera & Special FX – George Featherby

Genre:
Cooking

Produced for:
C6 TV, Bournemouth

Synopsis:
One rubber hand, one very young Steve Penfold and one cooking show you will never forget. Pure, glorious madness!

WATCH NOW!


The Stand Up Years

This section covers various recordings of Dan performing stand up comedy during his time on the circuit.

Dan Thompson vs 2 Days Laughter – 2009

Main Crew:
Written and Performed by – Dan Thompson

Genre:
Stand Up

Produced for:
2 Days Laughter Festival 2009

Awards
Best Stand Up

Synopsis:
A selection of material from Dan’s 2009 show, Pecker & Foof Save The World. Compiled for 2DL from various preview gigs.

WATCH NOW!

Dan Thompson: Live In Calgary – 2005

Main Crew:
Written and Performed by – Dan Thompson

Genre:
Stand Up

Synopsis:
Recorded live in the world famous Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club in Calgary, Alberta Canada. Due South jokes and Brett Hart references abound.

WATCH NOW!


Friends of the Bunker

This section covers films made by friends of the Bunker, often with help from Dan or Steve.

Make Pandas Make Love, Not War – 2010

Main Crew:
Written and Performed by – Paul Sweeney
Storyboards – Steve Penfold

Genre:
Musical Comedy

Synopsis:
Amazing bit of comedy by stand up comic and musician, Paul Sweeney. Ever wondered about why Pandas are so sad? This pretty much covers it.

WATCH NOW!

More to come soon…

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