|East Coast Premiere|
|Cast: ||Gwilym Lloyd, Matthew Jure, Stacha Hicks|
|Crew: ||Producers: Max Pirkis, Ed Buggé - Screenwriters: Phillip Morgan
A STRANGER visits an isolated house, apparently to buy it. Bewildered by this haggard but insistent man, its occupant DAVID reluctantly turns tour guide. The Strangerâ€™s manner; accusatory and mournful. He knows this place, increasingly unsettling David with his unhappy procession. Davidâ€™s FIANCEE arrives, dismissing him abruptly at the sight of the Stranger. They have known each other â€" intimacy and heartache playing out in snatched moments before the Stranger departs, aware his thoughtless journey is futile, final confirmation of a love lost and a life missed. A poignant split-second between two lovers, who realise they must live with their mistakes.
James Lewis is a freelance filmmaker. His shorts have screened at film festivals around the world. His latest film, Blackmoor, has screened at Cambridge Film Festival and the BFI, where it was called “atmospheric” and “moving.” James also makes observational documentaries for television. Recent work includes Skinny Dip (Channel 4), the highly acclaimed Normal For Norfolk (BBC2) and a film about hate crime due to be broadcast on Channel 4 in late 2017. Last year, he shot a music video with Grammy-winning producer,