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NARGHI MOVES TO MISSING LINK FILMS.
10 August 2020

Kyrgyzstan-born director Narghi Dotieva has joined Missing Link Films for representation.

The move coincides with the release of Narghi’s no-budget short film ‘Home Alone’, which focuses on a teenage boy confined to a dimly lit flat at the height of lockdown. Scored by How to Dress Well's 'When I Was in Trouble', the film is a study in quiet desperation.


Narghi brought close friend Abi Catto - an experienced clapper loader and focus puller - on board as director of photography, "borrowed equipment for free", and shot the three-and-a-half minute film in one day. The ambitious Londoner then cut the piece by herself.


Narghi is a fantastic storyteller and creates powerful cinematic films about real people. She’s also super cool with a cheeky sense of humour.

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As for her commercial reel, Narghi's work for brands such as LG and Ballantine's make her a shrewd addition to Heather and Ben Link's roster. Managing director Ben says: "We just loved Narghi's approach and values when we first met."


"She is a fantastic storyteller and creates powerful cinematic films about real people," Link explains. "She's also super cool with a cheeky sense of humour, and I think she brings an exciting perspective and style to the commercial world". Let's see who taps Narghi's skillset next.

For more information on Narghi, ring MLF's Heather Link on 07702 516 885 or email heather@missinglinkfilms.co.uk.

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