By Rupert JONES

INDEPENDENT - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2016

After his release from prison, Karl has carved out of new life and at last a date, which coincides with the reappearance of his estranged mother. As he tried to escape her insidious influences, he finds himself drawn into the dark imaginings of his own psychological vortex.

& Awards

Edinburgh 2017
Imagine FF 2017
Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival 2017
MotelX 2017
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Rupert JONES
    • Writer(s)
    • Rupert JONES
    • Producer(s)
    • Matthew WILKINSON (Stigma), Maggie MONTEITH
    • Synopsis
    • A year after being released from prison, the middle-aged CARL WOODS has done well to carve out a life for himself in the outside world. Having procured some work and a flat, he now embarks on his first date in fifteen years. The event coincides with his estranged mother’s reappearance in his life, and her subsequent attempts to mend the differences that so violently drove them apart many years before. As Carl tries to withstand the insidious influences of his past, so he finds himself increasingly drawn in to the dark imaginings of his own psychological vortex.