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Keir Siewert is a Scottish and American filmmaker who is partial to making visceral, genre-bending films and a BFI Network X BAFTA Crew 2021 Alum.

Writer/Director of award-winning horror short RETCH, which toured over 30 festivals, including London Short Film Festival and the Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival. 

Other films include MMA short film Duchess and Genera grant winner Portrait.

Besides narrative films, he has directed over 100 music videos.

You can find more of his work, including music videos, promos and commercials on


2023, Kill Your Lover, Feature, Director/Writer/Producer

2022, Do Not Resuscitate, Short, Director/Writer

2021, Isolation, Feature (Segment: 'It's Inside'), Director

2021, Portrait, Short, Director

2019, Duchess, Short, Writer/Director

2018, RETCH, Short, Director

2016, True Value, Writer/Editor

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AWARDS (include)


New Blood '22 New Writers Initiative

BEST HORROR SHORT at Cinefantasy 2019

for short film 'Retch'

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