FILM CLIPS ABOVE TAKEN FROM: (right to left) Showreel 2010, Achele 2012, Love Hotel 2014.

Clara Kraft Isono is a Filmmaker based in London, UK. She has traveled and worked extensively in India, Japan and Europe where she has worked both in film and architecture. She completed an MA at the London Film School, where she was awarded the Skill Set Bursary. During her studies she received two trophies at The National Student Film Awards, for best drama and directing, for her short Smog. Her graduation film Achele was shortlisted for the One World Media Awards for best Drama and Raindance’s Best UK Short category. It also won the Jury Prize at the Puerto Rico International Short Film Festival and screened in competition at New York International Film Festival and the prestigious Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival amongst other festivals around the world.  Clara has worked in over 20 independent shorts as a Director, Writer, Producer or Cinematographer. 

Screened in competition at: New York International Film Festival/Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival/Hawaii International Film Festival/Oaxaca Film Fest/Raindance Film Festival/New York City Independent Film Festival/Short Shorts Film Festival Asia/ East End Film Festival/ International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala/ Olderburgh Film Fest/ Liverpool Lift Off Film Fest. 

Awards:Shortlisted for the One World Media Awards for Best Drama/Nominated  Best UK Short category, Raindance Film Festival, London/ Winner of the Jury Prize at the Puerto Rico International Short Film/ Lucerne International Film Festival, Award of Merit/California Awards 2012 Silver Award Winner

Film sequences taken from: La Playa_September 2010_Fujifilm super 16mm Colour/ Smog_January 2009_Kodak 35mm Black and White/Nowhere Fast_May 2008_Kodak 16mm colour/ The Fall Of The House of Lawrence_April 2009_Kodak 35mm Colour/ Two or three things I don't know about her_April 2008_Kodak 16mm colour/ Nightmail_April 2008_Kodak 16mm colour/  Achele_April 2011_HD Colour / Love Hotel__April 2011_HD Colour.