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THE PLAYGROUND

US Premiere

Director: Jack Tarling

England, 2007, 12 min

Shooting Format:16mm

Festival Year:2008

Category:Narrative Short

Cast:Andy Stafford, Tom Sparkes

Crew:Producer: Ema Lea - Screenwriter: Jack Tarling - Editor: Ema Lea - Cinematographer: Thomas Evans - Original Score & Sound: Chris Cholmondeley

Sales:Jack Tarling, Newcastle, England - T: +44 (0) 7986 631710

Email:jaxfilms AT hotmail.com

Synopsis

A man with learning difficulties becomes the target of a teenage gang. Can he escape the downward spiral his life has become, or will his actions only make things worse?

Trailer

About the director

Having previously worked predominantly as a producer and production manager this is the first short film that Jack Tarling has completed as a writer and director. Following the success of The Playground, Jack has recently written and directed two more shorts.

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