Half-British, half-French, raised in Kuwait at the end of the 1st Gulf war,
I have spent my childhood being fascinated by unexplored stories from all over the world.

My BA graduation film won the Student RTS and whilst still at uni I was hired to direct a series of 11 animations for Bayard in Paris which was broadcasted for 2 years in France and Canada. 


In 2015, I've directed a feature documentary about the lost civilisation of the Guanches: "Savages in Foreign Lands". The production of the film partly took place on a sailing boat across the Atlantic Ocean for over 7 months. The film is worldwide distributed by ZED and a cinema release in 2017 and several TV broadcasts in 2018 and 2019  (Direct TV & VTV).

Prior to that I also worked in the camera department for many productions such as BBC World, FOX, StarZ, ITV, S4C, Nissan...  I also directed over a dozen short films and was part of a theatre group for about 10 years.

I am now studying at the National Film and Television School on the Directing Fiction MA course. 


Raphael and Florian Becette have co-founded UNSEEN MOTIONS LTD  to produce feature films and documentaries with the intention to focus on unexplored areas and subject matters around the world.


Raphael Biss. All rights reserved Unseen Motions LTD 2020