New Boy

Norman Tamkivi - 10'19"

 (United Kingdom)


11-year-old Mike feels secluded in his new school and develops an obsession to buy a fancy augmented reality toy that the other kids are playing with together. His single mother cannot afford to buy it, so Mike sets out on a quest to collect the funds on his own and buy the game no matter what, so he could finally make friends at school.


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Norman Tamkivi

Norman Tamkivi is an Estonian-born filmmaker based in London. He started making films at the early age of 10 and has more than 8 years of professional experience in the field. Norman trained in the prestigious London College of Communication BA (Hons) Film and Television course. His shorts have won several awards at international film festivals. In addition to short films Norman has made numerous music videos, corporate promos, live event films, documentaries as well as television content. He was also one of the directors of an Estonian feature film in 2011. Norman loves to create powerful drama, gripping emotions and stunning imagery. He excels at directing, cinematography and editing and is also an experienced producer, colourist, photographer and Steadicam operator. He is an energetic and enthusiastic leader who pays a lot of attention to detail. Currently Norman runs his own production company Skyland Films and works for other creative agencies.