Founded in 2009, Urban Apache Films are an award winning UK-based independent film production company. We specialise in creating compelling cinematic drama, documentaries and promotional films.
Director – Philip Stevens
Philip Stevens is a film and theatre director, writer and producer.
His work has been selected for festivals around the world and have won numerous international awards, including a Royal Television Society award for best short drama, a Celtx Seeds award, a BUFVC award, and selection into the British Society of Cinematographers New Cinematography night. His short film ‘The Knock’, made for Creative England and the BFI’s iShorts Scheme won Best U.K Short Film at the Nottingham International Film Festival and was selected into various world festivals, and he has just completed his second BFI short film ‘Going Country’ starring Dúaa Karim (Man like Mobeen) Julian Kostov (Treadstone, Berlin Station) and Emmett Scanlan (Peaky Blinders, Butterfly, Derry Girls). He has made films for BBC New Creatives and Channel 4’s Random Acts. He also produces and directs documentaries, including ‘Bank’s Endeavour’ a short documentary about the life of Sir Joseph banks, featuring Sir David Attenborough, ‘The Road to Rome’, a feature length television documentary narrated by Sir Ian Mckellen, and the short ‘Last Post’ with poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy. Philip is creative director of UK production companies Urban Apache Films and World Serpent Productions. His most recent UK theatre productions include national and world tours of ‘Treasure Island’ ‘The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes’ and ‘A Christmas Carol’, which included a sell out run at The British Museum, the first time a theatre production has ever been staged there. He is currently in post production with ‘Lapwing’, his debut feature film.
Philip is the creative director of UK film production companies Urban Apache Films and World Serpent Productions and is a member of BAFTA Crew.
PRODUCER – Andy Mullins
Andy trained in theatre, media and drama at the University of Glamorgan and then specialised in acting at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Since graduating he has gone on to perform in and produce a wide range of international theatre around the world.
Andy has now moved into film, working as a producer for Urban Apache Films and World Serpent productions including ‘Going Country’ for the BFI Network (winner - 2020, Best UK Short at the Manchester Independent Film Festival) ‘Snow on the Road’ for HistoryHit TV, ‘Inside’ for BBC New creatives (BBC4). He is lead producer on the 2020 cinema release ‘Lapwing’ - distributed by Bulldog film distribution.
Andy is also a member of BAFTA Crew.
Producer - Dominique Webb
Dominique has successfully managed many films in both the independent and commercial sectors of the industry. Her experience covers varied budgets and in genres such as music promos, TV commercials, documentary and drama, working with many high-profile actors and contributors, and for stakeholders such as the BBC, Creative England, BFI, Arts Council England and many advertising agencies and record labels.
She has produced multi-award-winning work for Urban Apache, is an alumna of EIFF Talent Lab and currently has a diverse range of exciting projects in her development slate. She is founder and producer at Inceptive Films and producer at Urban Apache Films.
Dominique is a member of BAFTA Crew, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA), a Masterclass Tutor (Producing) for the BFI Academy, a ScreenSkills Mentor and has a great deal of experience teaching and leading on film production in higher education.