The point of living and of being an optimist is being foolish enough to think that the best is yet to come.
- Peter Ustinov
optimist creations is the production company i set up to pursue projects in film, video, theatre and across media.
our first feature film, the hour of living, was completed in february 2012 and has since been nominated for the basel film prize in the 'best feature' category and seen its italian, new york and australian premieres. it will become available soon on DVD.
our most recent theatre production was top story which at the old vic tunnels in january 2013, with baur au lac lined up for spring 2014. our next feature, soho, night 9X9 is in development.
for full details about all past and current work running under the optimist 'label', go to