A film about an introvert and how his time alone makes him a better friend. In collaboration with Alain de Botton for The School Of Life. Made by Tom Fisher and Catherine Prowse. Additional model making and puppeteering by Lucy Bentley, Katie Browne, Katy Daft, Katy Haggerty-Marks, Daisy Moore, Anjuna Harper, Saskia Martindale, Hannah O’Brien, Keziah Philipps, Hannah Quinn, Lulu Senft and Nathan Ward. Press: Rod puppets in intricate felt sets profess The Need to Be Alone for Alain de Botton – ‘It’s Nice That’ Screenings: Official Selection at The Smalls Film Festival 9th September 2018, United Kingdom. Official Selection at SUNDAY SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL 10th June 2018, United Kingdom. tomffisher.co.uk / catherineprowse.com