George Clarke is the founder of independent film company, Yellow Fever Productions, based in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
His duties in the film world are plentiful and his usual roles on his productions involve; writer, producer, director, action choreographer, DOP, editor, and some times, even actor. He created the Yellow Fever Independent Film Festival in 2008 and with his projects, has gained critical acclaim from industry professionals around the globe.
Major influences in the film industry include Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Yuen Woo Ping, Donnie Yen and most major players in Asian cinema. His Western heroes consist of a mix of comedy greats, including Charlie Chaplin, Gene Wilder, Steve Martin and Mel Brooks, and is often called the Roger Corman of NI - another inspiration for his career.
A father of 2, George is also a professional catoonist/illustrator and spends his spare time at home creating a range of childrens books and characters that he hopes to bring to the screen someday. His love for film is most evident upon witness of his 3000+ DVD collection.