Umbra is a London-based film production company founded by Sean Mackey and Finbar Somers.
Our work encompasses short and long-form narrative, documentary and commercial filmmaking.
SEAN MACKEY
Sean is an award-winning cinematographer & director based in London and originally from Northern Ireland. 
He studied a BSc in Film & Television production at the University of York before relocating permanently to London to work as a freelance director and cinematographer. His work has been broadcast on the BBC and Amazon Prime, he also has two independent features in post-production. 
Through Umbra he has produced and directed short films, music videos and online commercial content.
Finbar Somers
Finbar is a British/Irish producer and director.
He resides in London working as a producer & director of his own artistic work and also content for other artists including shorts and music videos.
He is currently producing a slate of films including Sian Astor-Lewis’s second feature film 'Yes' which is currently in development, and feature documentary film 'A Distant Call' that has secured financing and is currently in production in Indonesia. ​​​​​​​
Finbar’s projects have been presented at Sheffield DocFest, DMZ Industry, Docs By The Sea, Global Short Docs among others.