SIMON, FIRST AN ONLY

By Magnus WAKE

ENCAPTIVATE FILMS - as PROD

Thriller - Completed 2016

A remarkable young boy with psychic powers hurtles through Scotland's ancient capital to try a prevent the death of a friend in a deadly confrontation with a deranged killer.

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& Awards

Cannes 2016
Short Film Corner
London Independent Film Festival 2016
Official Selection
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Thriller, First film
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 8 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Magnus WAKE
    • Writer(s)
    • Ali RUTHERFORD
    • Producer(s)
    • Simone BETT (Encaptivate), Magnus WAKE (Encaptivate)
    • Synopsis
    • Mysteriously gifted with the ability to hear the thoughts of others and to manipulate the physical world, 8 year-old Simon has a vision of a deadly encounter between an old family friend and a deluded killer. He recklessly dashes through the streets of Edinburgh to try and stop the confrontation in the local Catholic church. Ultimately Simon's gifts are not enough to save the day and he must decide if the every day world is truly ready for someone with his powers.
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