Tom Seymour CV

Arts Journalist


Tom has worked as a professional journalist and editor, with a specialism in film, for over five years.

He is currently the film editor at i-D magazine, and also contributes to The Guardian G2, The Guardian Guide, Film3Sixty, Empire, The British Journal of Photography, Yahoo, Lovefilm, The Jewish Chronicle, The List, The Skinny, Vice’s Noisey and Grolsch Film Works.

He has previously worked as a commissioning editor at movieScope, Little White Lies and IdeasTap, and continues to write for them too.

Tom has accrued project management and copywriting experience at The Church of London creative agency, practical experience at Studio of the North production company and festival experience at Sheffield Documentary Film Festival. Production credits include Knut Asdam’s installation piece Abyss and Clio Barnard’s BAFTA-nominated The Arbor.

Interviews include Daniel Radcliffe, Danny Boyle, Amber Heard, Brit Marling, Simon Pegg, David Cronenberg and Idris Elba.

Film Experience

Production Assistant – Colin Pons, Studio of the North Films

Marketing Assistant – Sheffield Documentary Film Festival

  • Production Assistant – ‘The Arbor,’ by Clio Barnard, due for release in Spring 2010.
  • Post-production Assistant – ‘The Magic Hour.’ Released nationwide on Nov 13, 2009.
  • Production Assistant – ‘Abyss’ by Knut Asdam. Premier at the Tate Modern, Autumn 2010.
  • Production Assistant – ‘Hands Solo,’ funded by the UK Film Council for Disabled Filmmakers.


Newspaper Journalism, Post-Graduate Diploma, Cardiff Journalism School – Sept 2008 – June 2009

Film and Literature, BA Degree, Warwick University – 2/1 with Hons- Sept 2004 – June 2007


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