DAPHNE

By Peter MACKIE BURNS

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Drama - Completed 2017

Londoner Daphne is caught up in the daily rush of her restaurant job and an agitated nightlife. She is strong, funny, and acerbic but deep down she is not happy. When she saves the life of a shop keeper, stabbed in a failed robbery, the armor she wears to protect herself begins to crack..

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& Awards

Hong-Kong Filmart 2017
San Sebastian FF 2017
Film Library (not in selection)
Zurich FF 2017
International Feature Film Competition
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 93 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Peter MACKIE BURNS
    • Writer(s)
    • Nico MENSINGA
    • Producer(s)
    • Tristan GOLIGHER (The Bureau ), Valentina BRAZZINI (The Bureau)
    • Synopsis
    • Hectic days and late nights. Londoner Daphne is caught up in the daily rush of her restaurant job, and a nightlife kaleidoscope of new faces. She is strong, funny, and acerbic but deep down she is not happy. Stuck in a rut, she can’t move forward. When she saves the life of a shop keeper, stabbed in a failed robbery, the impenetrable armor she wears to protect herself begins to crack and Daphne is forced to fight against the inevitability of a much needed change in her life.
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