Paul Gilbert

film maker

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DISGO creates new and closer proximities between performer and audience. A short dance promo commissioned by Fleur Darkin Ensemble and Arnolfini Bristol.

Clip: 1 min 30

Making a Difference

Documentary for Sovereign Housing looking at some of the inspiring good causes funded by Sovereign, chosen by Sovereign residents' panels

Clip: 2 min 40

Together we can do it!

Fundraising promo for the amazing Springboard Opportunity Group, who support children with additional needs, and their families.

Clip: 3 min 10

The Nexus

Short documentary for Field Art Projects looking at artist Melanie Jackson's residency at University of Bristol, culminating in dropping a giant pumpkin from a height of 50 metres from a crane for Hallowe'en.

Clip: 1 min 50

Seeds of Change

Commissioned by Arnolfini Bristol. Based on an original concept by artist Maria Thereza Alves and working with the University of Bristol Botanic Garden and Bristol City Council, Arnolfini took a disused grain barge and created a Ballast Seed Garden on Bristol’s Floating Harbour.

Clip: 2 min 15

St Werburghs


Series of short promos for St Werburghs Pottery in Bristol. Beautiful hand-made pots!

Clip: 1 min

Museo Aero Solar

Museo Aero Solar is a flying museum, a solar balloon completely made up of reused plastic bags. The MAS collective came to Bristol to work with communities in Hengrove. Here's what happened. Commissioned by Arnolfini Bristol.

Clip: 1 min 40

OpenUp Music

Follows OpenUp Music's groundbreaking year-long project to open up orchestra and instruments to young disabled musicians, including setting up of the UK's first disabled youth orchestra.

Clip: 30 sec

Celebrating Sanctuary

Commissioned by Refugee Action, a short film looking at the Celebrating Sanctuary festival, part of Refugee Week 2015.

Clip: 1 min 20


lightsgoingon's mission is top make contemporary art accessible for as many people as possible. This film is one of two made as part of an online learning resource.

Clip: 50 sec

Playing Out

Short promo for Playing Out, a social enterprise providing resources and advice for anyone who wants children to be able to play out in the streets where they live.

Clip: 1 min


Excerpts from a short film made with scriptwriter Lucy Catherine for entry into The Pitch short film competition.

Clip: 1 min 30