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The Guitar

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Mark Henderson

Synopsis

Gateshead, North East England. Chaim is a 12-year-old Orthodox Jewish boy. His mother has just remarried and he's not happy. 16-year-old Kayleigh has been kicked out of her house and has nowhere to go. When an incident forces them together, unexpected things happen. A bittersweet story about being different.

Details

Year
2015
Type of film
Shorts
Running Time
13 mins
Format
Arri 4k
Director
Richard Beecham
Producer
Paul Gilbert
Co-Producer
Magnus Dennison
Executive Producer
UK Jewish Film
Editor
Katja Roberts
Screenwriter
Gabbie Asher
Director of Photography
Sam Goldwater
Production Designer
Laura-Jane Aitman
Sound
Antony Bayman
Music
Jon Nicholls
Principal Cast
Amelia Young, Bill Jones, Charlie Hardwick

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Production Company

An Eye to Eye Productions and Meerkat Films Co-production
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