The Last Barrels of Les Skinner

Short Film

A documentary / vignette of retiring cooper, Les Skinner

I shot this project in collaboration with friend and amazing photographer, Duncan Elliott

Les Skinner has worked as a cooper for over 50 years. Here he reflects on his career, as he counts down the days until his retirement.

A film by Duncan Elliott and Andy Silcock.

Assisted by; Bill Wright, Alistair King and Conrad Ohnuki.

Shot in 4K using Sony FX6 & A7sIII Cameras and Sigma Cine Primes in 24, 35, 50 & 85mm.

  • Filming
  • Editing
  • Motion Design
Launch Site