Owen’s first screenplay called Ordinary Love for Candleblinks Films and Out of Orbit was shot in Belfast during the summer of 2018 and stars Liam Neeson and Leslie Manville. The world premiere was at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2019. It will be screened at the London Film Festival in October 2019 and will be released in the UK and Ireland on 6th December 2019.

He is currently working on a version of Dostoevsky’s The Gambler, commissioned by the Donmar Warehouse, London.

He is also working on his second screenplay Breathing.