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STANLEY A MAN OF VARIETY - THEATRICAL RELEASE

Picturehouse Distribution are releasing 'Stanley' nationally throughout the UK during June/July 2018. 

The key dates are;

Friday 15th June - UK Premiere at Picturehouse Central then shown every night for 7 days.

Sunday 24th June - Q&A with Timothy Spall, Picturehouse Central.

Tuesday 26th June - Discover strand -National release Picturehouse Cinemas.

Wednesday 27th June - Q&A with Timothy Spall and Stephen Cookson, Phoenix Cinema, Finchley, London.

Saturday 30th June - Q&A with Timothy Spall and Stephen Cookson, Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge.


*further screenings and Q&A's in July

LEAD CAST COMPLETE FOR BRIGHTON A BLACK COMEDY ABOUT THE CLASH BETWEEN THE WORKING CLASSES AND THE EVER CHANGING BRITISH CULTURE

Brighton has announced it's leading cast which includes Larry Lamb (Gavin & Stacy, The Hatton Garden Job), 
Phil Davis (Notes On A Scandal, Vera Drake), Ruth Sheen (Another Year, A Streetcar Named Bob) and Marion Bailey (Mr Turner, All Of  Nothing). Brighton was originally a successful stage-play written by Steven Berkoff which has been adapted by the films director Stephen Cookson and will be co-producer by Peter Keegan


STANLEY A MAN OF VARIETY WINS BEST DIRECTOR

'Stanley' has won two awards in February 2018, Best Director at the Virgin Spring Cinefest and the Cult Critic Movie Awards both in India.

STEVEN BERKOFF's TELL TALE HEART WINS 17 INTERNATIONAL
AWARDS

'Tell Tale Heart' has won a variety of international awards including Best Feature at the Independent Horror Awards USA. Best in Show at the IndieFest Film Awards USA. Best Actor for Steven Berkoff at the Tabloid Witch, Diabolical Horror, Halloween, Bloodstain & UK Film Festivals. Best Costume Design & Best Production Design at Fear NYC, Best in Genre at the Celebration Festival in China and Best Horror Film at the Underground  Horror Festival, USA.

SHAKESPEARE'S HEROES & VILLIANS GOES TO AMSTERDAM

'Shakespeare' has been selected to not only have it's European premiere in the Netherlands, but also be apart of the Amsterdam International Filmmaker Festival 2018. 

STANLEY A MAN OF VARIETY WINS 17 INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

'Stanley' has won a variety of international awards at many festivals attended by Timothy Spall, the director Stephen Cookson and co-producer Peter Keegan. 
It has has won the Outstanding Achievement Award for Timothy Spall at the UK Film Festival. Best Narrative Feature at the California Film Awards. Special Jury Prize at the Manchester Film Festival. Best Actor for Timothy Spall at the Oxford, Marbella, Southampton, Blowup Arthouse Film Festivals. Best Cinematography & Best Make-up at the Kew Gardens Festival, NY. Best Comedy Feature at the Cutting Edge Film Festival, USA. Best Sound at the Eindhoven Film Festival and Best in Genre at the Erie Film Festival. 

BLOOMSBURY 
TO RELEASE SHAKESPEARE'S 
HEROES & VILLAINS WORLDWIDE

International publisher Bloomsbury best know for Harry Potter is to release 'Shakespeare' in conjunction with the RSC as part of it's Drama Online season. This portfolio now offers more than 40 Shakespeare play texts, 100 hours of Shakespeare live theatre performance and 8 hours of instructional videos from world renowned partners including BBC Films. 

MARK KERMODE INTERVIEWS
TIMOTHY SPALL IN HIS LIVE 3D SHOW AT THE BFI

Mark Kermode interviews Timothy Spall about his career in films and in particular talks about 'Stanley'. He showed the trailer and the full house comprising of mainly movie buffs seemed to really enjoy it. There's talk of a possible BFI screening plus Q&A with Timothy Spall in the future. 
What this space!

OBSERVER / GUARDIAN     ARTICLE

In the run up to the UK theatrical release the Guardian / Sunday Observer wrote a wonderful, intriguing article about Stanley A Man Of Variety. 

Steven Berkoff wins Best Actor award

Steven Berkoff wins Best Actor for playing the lead role in Tell Tale Heart at the Marbella Film Festival 2018. Stephen Cookson was nominated for Best Director.