The Stranger's Case, 2018

the stranger's case

SHORT FILM, 2018

SYNOPSIS

In 1517 anti-immigrant riots broke out in London. Thomas More, then a deputy Sheriff of the city, intervened.

Decades later William Shakespeare wrote a speech for the play 'Sir Thomas More', in which More defended asylum seekers - 'the strangers'.

ROLE: Editor
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Peter Trifunovic
DIRECTOR: Peter Trifunovic
PRODUCER: Tony Howard, Peter Trifunovic

 

IN FESTIVAL CIRCUIT


“I loved this...It’s a glorious piece of film...speaks across centuries. It’s Shakespeare meets Shameless.”
— Lawrence Till, Director/Producer, Shameless, Channel 4
“I love it”
— Russell Brand
“Powerful and full of ugly beauty.”
— Joseph Mydell, Actor, RSC
“Marvellous, timely and moving.”
— Professor David Morley, FRSL, National Teaching Fellow, Warwick Writing Programme
“Powerful and important stuff in a fairly alarming week for refugees rights.”
— Suba Das, Theatre director, Curve Leicester
 

The Stranger's Case, 2018
The Stranger's Case 2018
The Stranger's Case, 2018
The Stranger's Case, 2018
The Stranger's Case 2018