The Mime is part of the ‘3 Minute Horror’ anthology horror web series,

Produced, Written, Directed and Edited by Dan Allen

Theme music by Aaron Strefford


Official SelectionThe Mime – Rhode Island International Film Festival’s Vortex Fest 2019

Official SelectionThe Mime – Shriekfest Film Festival, LA 2019

Official SelectionThe Mime – Arkansas Shorts – A Night of Short Film 2019

Official SelectionThe Mime – Leeds International Film Festival 2018

Official SelectionThe Mime – The Indis 2018

Official SelectionThe Mime – Toronto Indie Horror Festival 2018

Official SelectionThe Mime – Festival of Horror 2018


GIZMODO10 Excellent New Sci-Fi and Fantasy Films – The Scarecrow

Nerdly – Dan Allen Discusses his new Web Series

The 13th Floor – New Web Series 3 MINUTE HORROR Delivers Micro-Dose Scares

Nerdly – ‘The Mime’ Review


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Synopsis: Its Valentine’s, and a run of the mill drug deal turns sour when the dealer’s regular client lures him into a trap.
Directed by Dan Allen
Written by Charlie Field
Executively Produced by Dan Allen, Sam Ainsworth, Ben Hecking, Charlie Field

Featuring: Bessie Carter, Fehinti Balogun, Charlie Field and Caoimhe Blair.

Director of Photography – Sal Redpath
Production Designer -­‐ Francesca Hardy
Editor -­‐ Dan Allen
Costume and Make-up Designer – Jojo Davies
Composer -­‐ Aaron Strefford

First Assistant Director – Issy Knopfler
Second Assistant Director – Luke Cutforth
1st Assistant Camera – Eliot Poyzer
2nd Assistant Camera – Harry Coleman
Gaffer – Sam Baker
Spark – Murray Cohen
Spark – Cipriano Gertrudes
Spark – Ross Brown
Sound Designer – Jerome Watson
Sound Recordist – Sebastian Dressel

Colour Produced at THE MILL London.
Colourist – Thomas Mangham
Producer – Charlie Morris
Production Assistant – Ellie Thwaites
Special Thanks To:
PROCAM, INDIEHIRE, St Mary’s Wimbledon, Michael Park, Julian Harlow, Daniel Abreu, Georgie Porter.



Directed Written and Edited by Dan Allen

Produced by Dan Allen and Floor Jansen

Director Of Photography – Tom Allen

Costume Designer – Victoria Gadsden

Production Manager – Emily Nabney

Assistant Director – Ed Jones

Production Assistants – Erin Fitzsimons, Bernadette Allen

Hair And Make-Up – Jojo Davies

Assistant Camera – Raúl Menéndez

Gaffer – James Skerrittt

Sound Recordist – Tim Paris

Editor – Dan Allen


Winner – BoneBat Jumbo Bonus Jury Award (2017)