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Stanley: Man of Variety

2016 / 1h 23mins / Comedy

DIRECTORS: Stephen Cookson

ACTORS: Timothy Spall, Fiona Shaw, Alan Rickman

Stanley finds himself in prison for a crime that he believes that he didn’t commit. After many years in solitary confinement, he begins to talk to his comedy heroes from the past as each one tries to help him remember what he’s done.

We follow Stanley through his journey of hallucinations as he faces up to his unusual upbringing and his parents bizarre religious beliefs.
Stanley becomes desperate to learn the truth about what happened to his daughter and what lead to having this ordinary life he has already dreamed of.

Award winning actor Timothy Spall plays all the characters in Stanley’s hallucinations; from the flamboyant Noel Coward to the grotesque Max Wall to the ukulele king George Formby, to Egor in a Transylvanian castle.

AWARDS: The film has won 13 prizes, including the Diamond Award for Best Narrative Feature at the California Film Awards.  Actor Timothy Spall won the Outstanding Achievement Award at the UK Film Festival as well as a Best Actor Awards from the Marbella, Oxford and Southampton Film Festivals.

Territories Sold: Amazon Prime UK

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Stanley: Man of Variety

2016 / 1h 23mins / Comedy

DIRECTORS: Stephen Cookson

ACTORS: Timothy Spall, Fiona Shaw, Alan Rickman

Stanley finds himself in prison for a crime that he believes that he didn’t commit. After many years in solitary confinement, he begins to talk to his comedy heroes from the past as each one tries to help him remember what he’s done.

We follow Stanley through his journey of hallucinations as he faces up to his unusual upbringing and his parents bizarre religious beliefs.
Stanley becomes desperate to learn the truth about what happened to his daughter and what lead to having this ordinary life he has already dreamed of.

Award winning actor Timothy Spall plays all the characters in Stanley’s hallucinations; from the flamboyant Noel Coward to the grotesque Max Wall to the ukulele king George Formby, to Egor in a Transylvanian castle.

AWARDS: The film has won 13 prizes, including the Diamond Award for Best Narrative Feature at the California Film Awards.  Actor Timothy Spall won the Outstanding Achievement Award at the UK Film Festival as well as a Best Actor Awards from the Marbella, Oxford and Southampton Film Festivals.

Territories Sold: Amazon Prime UK

Buyers – Request Screener
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