(born 3 November 1968 in North London
) is a film director, writer and digital artist.
His early films, Drillbit
and Bad Karma
featured many musicians from the UK anarcho punk
scene, notably Ben Bethell, Dan MacCintyre, William 'Bill' Corbett
and Julian Portinari from, The Apostles
Cradle of Fear
His highest-profile release to date is Cradle of Fear
, starring Dani Filth
in a leading role, and other members of Cradle of Filth
in cameo appearances
Chandon was once known primarily for specialising in straight-to-video micro-budget horror films, but his latest projects, especially Borderline
(2006), featuring music by The Dark Poets
, show a more mature side to his work. Borderline
has now been chosen for the British Film Institute's National Archive.
Chandon will direct the £1,000,000 project Inbred, which will shoot in July 2010 in the market town of Thirsk
Chandon's relationship with Cradle of Filth
has also produced video clips for the songs "From the Cradle to Enslave
", "No Time to Cry" and "Her Ghost in the Fog
", as well as documentaries on their DVDs......