A noir thriller told from the point of view of a femme fatale, who falls for the detective in charge of a murder case.
CAST & CREDITS
DIRECTOR: Barnaby Southcombe
WRITERS: Elsa Lewin (novel), Barnaby Southcombe (screenplay)
PRODUCERS: Michael Eckelt, Ilann Girard, Christopher Simon
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Thorsten Ritter
CAST: Charlotte Rampling, Gabriel Byrne, Eddie Marsan
The lives of a beautiful divorcee and a troubled detective intersect during the investigation of a vicious murder on the grimy, rain-soaked streets of London, sparkling a tangled web of passion, intrigue and deceit.
An absorbing film noir told from the perspective of an intriguing woman, a key suspect in a murder case, who becomes an obsession for the detective in charge of the investigation. Barnaby Southcombe has assembled a high-calibre cast for his directorial debut, led by Charlotte Rampling (“Melancholia”, “Heading South”, “Swimming Pool”, “The Damned”), Gabriel Byrne ("Louder Than Bombs", “The Usual Suspects ”, “The Man in the Iron Mask”) and Hayley Atwell (“Captain America”, “The Duchess”).
"A classy, enigmatic thriller that shows off contemporary London at its cinematic best" - Empire
AWARDS & FESTIVALS
Festivals: Berlin IFF, Shanghai IFF, Moscow IFF, Locarno IFF, Sydney
Most Popular International First Feature: Vancouver IFF 2012
Platinum Award for Cinematic Excellence: Viareggio EuropaCinema 2012
Golden Goblet Best Film (Nominated): Shanghai IFF 2012
Evening Standard British Film Award Best Actress (Nominated)