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It Feels Personal (2021)
Role - Director

A short desktop documentary about a stolen video, and the online search for the thief.

When Hugh finds out that his video, his ARTWORK has been stolen, re-contextualised, and turned into a viral meme by an anonymous TikTok user, he embarks on an internet odyssey, interviewing and interrogating the people that he finds, in an attempt to find the thief.

US Premiere at Tribeca Film Festival

Distributed by The New Yorker

Runtime - 13minutes


Tribeca Film Festival 2022

London Short Film Festival 2022

Bolton Film Festival 2022

Philadelphia Film Festival 2022

Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2021

American Documentary & Animation Film Festival 2022

Norwich Film Festival 2021

Lunenburg Doc Fest 2021


BEST COMEDY, The Smalls Film Festival 2022 BEST DOCUMENTARY, New Renaissance Film Festival BEST SHORT FILM, Ajyal Film Festival (Doha Film Institute) 2022


Director/Producer - Hugh Clegg

Editor - Osian Pearson

Music Composer - Adrian Cermak

Sound Designer - Diego Hernandez

Production Manager - Bethany Porter

Colourist - Aiden Tobin 

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