Reuben Hamlyn (UK)

Reuben is a New York-based writer/director and editor from London.

He recently completed his first feature as a director, Another Body, a documentary that follows a deepfake abuse survivor’s pursuit of answers & justice. Another Body was selected to participate in the Sundance Institute’s Catalyst lab and Hot Docs Dealmaker. It was awarded the International Documentary Association’s Production Grant and is supported by Impact Partners. It premiered in competition at SXSW in March 2023, where it was awarded the Special Jury Prize.

Reuben’s previous short film, Roger, was commissioned by the BFI and BBC Arts to open their Born Digital season in 2019. Roger aired on BBC Four; it was noted as a ‘highlight’ of the programme by the Guardian and won multiple awards.