fecund film


"What is a John keates film?" fresh and vital stories – that don’t underestimate an audience

John Keates creates his films using a unique improvisation process. The process pushes expectations and boundaries and creates work of intelligence and verve.
The process works intensely with actors to devise and improvise dynamic and beautifully drawn characters. Through these characters he creates exciting stories that are surprising and entertaining but also moving and provocative.


It is an exciting and challenging process designed to fuse cracking modern stories and great acting.

"fecund's audacious and potent nix of media styles tell us that this company is making theatre for the 21st century"

The Independent