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IAN MATTHEWS

Ian Matthews is a director, producer, and writer focused on commercial and narrative work. His projects range from short films to music videos, and promotional content. Ian's recent film, "Follow Me, Please", has received multiple official selections from Oscar-qualifying festivals and won best horror at Cannes Short Film Festival. 

Ian Matthews resides in Los Angeles, CA. 

Awards and Nominations:
Follow Me, Please! (Short Film)
- Jury Award Best Horror - Cannes Short Film Festival (2022)
- Best Horror Nomination - Pasadena International Film Festival (2022)
- Official Selection - Burbank International Film Festival (2022)
- Official Selection - San Diego International Shorts Fest (2022)
- Best Horror Comedy - Nightmares Film Fest (2021)
- Official Selection - Hollyshorts Film Festival (2021)
- Official Selection - St. Luis Internation Film Festival (2021)
- Official Selection - Shockfest Film Festival (2021)


Going to Germany (Music Video)
- Best Score - Hollywood Dreamz (2018)
- Best Cinematography (Nomination) - Hollywood Dreamz (2018)
- Best Short (Nomination) - Hollywood Dreamz (2018)


Sustain San Diego (Documentary)
- Best Documentary - Los Angeles Independent Film Festival​ (2015)

Jack's Beans (Short Film)
- Emmy nomination - National Academy of Arts and Sciences (2012)

Underwood (Short Film)
- Emmy nomination - National Academy of Arts and Sciences (2012)