Doctor, film maker and novelist, Martin Simpson is a resident of Sydney Australia. He has written, produced, and directed a number of short films and a previous low budget feature. His noir comedy short The MacGuffin of Love (2004) won several Action-Fest Awards. His feature thriller Gene-X (2006) was invited to the London-Australian film festival. Another short, A Girl Like U (2011) premiered at the St Kilda Film Festival and screened in the Cannes Film Festival Court Metrage. His latest film as writer/director is the neo-noir feature Indigo Lake.