Preparations are under way for Zealous X! We’re excited at showcasing 106 creatives in January across 7 fields at the Richmix in London. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be profiling a bit about each finalist every day so you’ll be able to get acquainted before the event kicks off.

Here are 3 of our filmmakers…

Adam Randall

Adam Randall is a film director and writer. In 2015 he completed his first feature, Level Up, a chase thriller set across London, which he also co wrote. In Febuary 2016 he starts shooting his second feature, iBoy, based on the novel by Kevin Brooks. He has a TV series with SKY, which co wrote and created, and is developing a number of different projects. He is represented by Casarotto and Management 360.

Check out the rest of his Zealous profile here

Ed Chappell

Aged 20, Ed Chappell studies Filmmaking at Kingston University. His work covers many areas, including documentary and experimental film. His films have been screened at various festivals around London, winning the Young Greenhorn Film Festival 2014 and running-up at the BFI Future Film Festival 2015.

Check out the rest of his Zealous profile here

Mototake Makishima

Film director Mototake Makishima trades in visually oriented storytelling. Whether as a video artist creating worlds populated by imaginary objects or directing actors within solid narratives, his cinematic sensibility is what remains paramount. His films have been nominated to numerous festivals and won awards. He has previously exhibited at Sketch, Here Arts Center and CCCB. Mototake is a RCA graduate.

Check out the rest of his Zealous profile here.

To view all of our finalists, click here.