New Documentary – on Matthew Cooper Director and Scriptwriter

When The Earth Gives Up The Dead Poster

On top of my work as the UK’s busiest script writer for hire and script consultant, did you know I was a director too? Well you do now…

For the last three years I’ve been hard at work on a series of low budget H.P. Lovecraft inspired horror films.

Matthew Cooper Director

You can find out more about my work as a director on my director website – but the below mini documentary is also worth a watch – all about the making of the ‘Sekurig’ trilogy – which is made up of the following feature length films:

Markham’ (2020)

At The Mountains of Madness’ (2021)

When the Earth Gives Up The Dead’ (due July 2022)

The documentary has some sneaky behind the scenes footage as well as an in-depth interview with yours truly…

If the documentary wets your appetite to watch the films you can purchase either film on DVD click here or you can buy Markham on VOD here. You can also buy At the Mountains of Madness on VOD here.

I’ll blog more about  ‘When the Earth Gives Up The Dead’ closer to its release date.

Enjoy the show…

Matthew Cooper has been a script writer for hire and UK script consultant for over 20 years. He’s written for most of the UK soaps, including writing award-winning episodes of Emmerdale, EastEnders, Hollyoaks and Family Affairs and has been BAFTA shortlisted and Royal Television Society nominated as a script writer.

His directorial debut, the rubber reality horror thriller ‘Markham was released in 2020, his second feature film as director ‘At The Mountains Of Madness’ hit the screen in 2021. You can find out more about Matthew’s work as a director here.

You can find some of his broadcast credits on the IMDb. Matthew is also a  judge in the Page Turner Awards 2022.