BEHIND THE MIRROR (2015)

A psychological drama-thriller about a writer who moves to upstate New York with his family for a fresh start, but when hostile townspeople invade his privacy and a cunning shaman manipulates him, life spirals dangerously out of control.

Director / Producer: Minos Papas
Writer / Producer: Nicolas D. Sampson
Cast: Matt Hopkins, Daniela Mastropietro, Nando Del Castillo
Production Companies: Sampsonic Media, Cyprian Films NY

ALBION: THE ENCHANTED STALLION (2016)

A twelve-year-old girl is transported by a magical black stallion to the mystical world of Albion, where she discovers that she alone is the key to saving an entire race of people.

Writer / Director: Castille Landon
Cast: Jennifer Morrison, Stephen Dorff, John Cleese
Music Score Executive Producer: Nicolas D. Sampson
Composer: George Kallis
Production Companies: Sweet Tomato Films, Character Brigade

VITA & VIRGINIA
(in pre-production)

A period romance-drama chronicling the passionate relationship between literary icon Virginia Woolf and her only lover Vita Sackville-West.

Director: Chanya Button
Writers: Dame Eileen Atkins, Chanya Button
Cast: Gemma Arterton, Elizabeth Debicki
Producers: Evangelo Kioussis, Katie Holly
Executive Producers: Simon Baxter, Nicolas D. Sampson
Production Companies: Mirror Productions, Blinder Films

FRENEMY
(in development)

A psychological horror set in a cosmopolitan environment about the friendship between a vulnerable young woman and a serial killer.

Director: Arno Hazebroek
Writer: Robin Lindsey
Cast: TBD
Producers: Evangelo Kioussis, Simon Baxter, Nicolas D. Sampson
Production Companies: Mirror Productions, Sampsonic Media

THE HUSBAND SWAP
(in development)

A daring drama-comedy about a woman in her twenties who breaks the sexual taboo and boundaries of traditional marriage as she pursues her desire to love and be loved by more than one partner.

Writer: Nicolas D. Sampson
Based on the book by: Louisa Leontiades

WAKE OF LIBERTY
(in development)

A historical dark fantasy story on a futuristic, post-apocalyptic society called Grand City State and the lessons its inhabitants learn from a real-time immersion in the French Revolution.

Writer: Nicolas D. Sampson
Creative Director and Designer: Gavin Denman
Creative Consultant: Arno Hazebroek

UNSTUCK IN TIME
(in post-production)

Emmy-winning filmmaker Robert Weide documents his 25 year friendship with Kurt Vonnegut, while creating the author's definitive film biography.

Directors: Robert B. Weide, Don Argott
Co-executive Producer: Nicolas D. Sampson

THE POLITICS OF CONFLICT (2010)

A dark satire depicting a bunch of world leaders gathering to drink vodka and beer, snort coke, and strike a few deals ahead of their summit meeting.

Director / Producer: Minos Papas
Writers: Minos Papas, Nicolas D. Sampson (story)
Production Companies Behind The Mirror Ltd. / Sampsonic Media, Cyprian Films NY

THE 13TH MIRROR
(2011)

An abstract thriller investigating the fine line between dreams and reality.

Director: Mono Ghose
Writers: Mono Ghose, Nicolas D. Sampson (story)
Producer: Arno Hazebroek
Production Companies: Behind The Mirror Ltd. / Sampsonic Media, Mavericks Film

LOST BULLETS
(2010)

A dramatic story of three teenagers caught up in life-changing violence in rural Colombia.

Director: Mono Ghose
Producer: Arno Hazebroek
Executive Producer: Nicolas D. Sampson
Production Company: Mavericks Film

LOCOMOTIVE BLOGAZINE (2010 - present)

A blogazine for authors, artists and creatives from around the world coming together to give a voice to the back of our minds.

Creators: Nicolas D. Sampson and Gavin Denman
Head Editor: Nicolas D. Sampson
Designer: Gavin Denman

THE PINK MOON AND THE ORANGE EARTH (2017)

A devised performance inspired by three original stories from a four-year-old girl’s imagination.

Director: Lena Kasiou
Sponsor: Sampsonic Media

DIABOLIAD
(2012)

The Experimental Stage of THOC presents the play Diaboliad adapted from Mikhail Bulgakov’s short story.

Director: Athina Kasiou
Adaptation: Athina Kasiou, Nicolas D. Sampson
Script Advisor: Nicolas D. Sampson

IN TWO MINDS
(2010)

An experimental production involving animation and inspired by the work of Danish artist Carl Krull, the play explores the relationship between an artist and his ego.

Director: Athina Kasiou
Dramaturge: Nicolas D. Sampson

APPEARANCES (2011)

A collection of cryptic short stories on the shady nature of human emotions, written by Nicolas D. Sampson. A companion book to Behind The Mirror.