The S Bends

John, a sixteen year old runaway, arrives in Birmingham , with nothing but an obsession for car-racing games. Lost in the big city, John gets caught in an underworld culture that revolves around stolen cars. A big race is coming up, the boss wants a new driver, and John finds himself on the starting line…

Shot as part of Screen West Midlands First Cut scheme. more>

Festivals and Awards:

Manchester Kino Short Film festival [winner, Young Public Prize for Best Short]
Aubagne International Film Festival [nominated for best short drama]

Directed by François Gandolfi
Format DigiBeta
Written by Kate Dean
Produced by Katy Connor
For Hi8tus Films