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Synopsis

The stories of the desperate souls who pass through the doors of 508, a room on the fifth floor of an anonymous, decaying hotel.
A surreal and blackly comic journey down the hotel's lonely corridors and behind its out-dated furnishings and stained surfaces. The story plunging into the ever-turning carousel of haunted lives who check in and out of the establishment. Adulterers, lonely businessmen, and hustlers grapple with their demons whilst a prying, occasionally sinister hotel staff always seems to be within earshot. Inside this hotel the mundane transforms into an implement of threat; a faulty light fixture appears to contain a hidden camera; a heating unit whispers to guests with increasing menace; a television set randomly flips channels, displaying TV shows which reveal a guest's secret paranoid fantasies; and a stray look into the bathroom mirror becomes the quickest way to disprove your existence.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3893206/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

Details

Year
2018
Type of film
Features
Running Time
145 mins
Director
Julio Maria Martino 1st Feature
Producer
Saba Kia
Executive Producer
Emily Corcoran
Editor
Peter Allinson
Screenwriter
David Hauptschein
Director of Photography
Stefano Slocovich
Production Designer
Mike McLoughlin
Sound
Ed Rousseau
Music
Christos Fanaras
Principal Cast
Michael Laurence, Matthew Leitch, Siobhan Hewlett, Charles Pike

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Last updated 18th February 2019

Production Company

Saba Kia
saba-kia@hotmail.co.uk