Jacqueline Wright

Green Man

Just in the nick of time once again, the mighty Jackal Films duo of Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright have returned with their monthly comedy short… and this time, its a fully fledged, HD music video! Entitled Green Man, it’s another corking pastiche of 80s classics, with a heavy dosage [...]

July 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

Onion Talking: Jackal Films

Those of you who have been following The Velvet Onion these past six months will need no introduction to the work of Jackal Films.  Former star of Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace, Alice Lowe has teamed up with her regular collaborator Jacqueline Wright to create a series of comedy shorts, once a [...]

July 26, 2010 // 3 Comments

Forgotten Favourites: Junglophilia

From time to time here at The Velvet Onion, we like to look back at projects which, for one reason or another, may have been missed by fans of the Booshniverse.  One such project is an early collaboration between Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright entitled Junglophilia. In a rare moment of [...]

July 1, 2010 // 1 Comment

A Dead Cat

At long last, there’s a new Jackal Film to savour. We almost thought they wouldn’t make it, but we know Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright far better than that!  Just sneaking it in by June’s end, A Dead Cat features the climactic confrontation scene between Dolores and Joyce from [...]

July 1, 2010 // 1 Comment

Making It With Pam

Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright have finally unleashed May’s Jackal Film, and its more than worth the wait. Entitled Making It With Pam, the short is a clip from vintage kids craft show Make It With Pam – a national treasure which was taken off the air after Pam was involved in a sex [...]

May 31, 2010 // 2 Comments

Love Song

The latest short in the Jackal Films project from Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright is now online! Entitled Love Song, it features Alice and Rachel Stubbings as pitch perfect chavs discussing the night before, hair tips, special gifts and undisclosed desires.  It also features a score from none [...]

April 28, 2010 // 2 Comments


The latest film in the JackalFilms project is now online! Birdhandler stars the ever-brilliant Tom Meeten as an egg-eating avian fanatic with a very special creature in his care. Written by (and co-starring) Alice Lowe, and directed once again by Jacqueline Wright, Birdhandler is another fine treat [...]

March 29, 2010 // 2 Comments

When Ghosts Are True

Alice Lowe is looking for real life ghost stories as part of a future project for JackalFilms. Alice has created a Facebook group inviting people on there and elsewhere to tell her their spooky tales.  We’ll let Alice explain herself: Have you had a ghostly experience? Have you woken in the [...]

March 15, 2010 // 1 Comment


The latest in Jackal Films project from Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright is now online. The short, entitled Roots, also features friend-of-the-Boosh Antony Elvin, who some of you may have seen in The Mighty Boosh series three, or live at Booshfest a few years ago.  He’s also a regular [...]

February 26, 2010 // 2 Comments

Jackal Films

Alice Lowe has teamed up with the director of her BBC3 pilot LIFESPAM, Jacqueline Wright to launch Jackal Films – a new production company dedicated to bringing you weird and wonderful comedy shorts. There’s a new film promised every month, and they’re available for viewing via [...]

January 31, 2010 // 2 Comments