Returning to the village of his estranged wife, James grows increasingly concerned when the sinister owner of the guest house refuses to let him leave. A psychological thriller with a surprising yet moving denouement.

Joseph Mawle & Kika Markham


Nominated for a Palme d’Or, in Official Competition at Cannes Film Festival
Winner of Best British Short at Edinburgh International Film Festival
Special Jury Mention at Alcine Film Festival
Winner of International Youth Jury Prize at Curto Circuito, Santiago de Compostela
Taipei Golden Horse Festival (nominated for a Golden Horse)
Grand ORFF Awards, Warsaw (nominated for Best Director)
Winner of Public Prize for Best Film Une Nuit Trop Courte, Grenoble France
Official Selection at over 40 international film festivals, including:
London International Film Festival, Brooklyn International Film Festival
Expresion en Corto Mexico, Flickerfest Film Festivals, Athens International Film Festival
Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival, Warsaw International Film, CFC Toronto
Stockholm International Film Festival, Calgary International
Film Festival, Overlook Ligure, Italy Film Festival, Rehoboth Beach Independent Film
Festival, Egypt Ismailia Film Festival, Cinessone European Film Festival, Almeria Film Festival


Director and Writer
Emma Sullivan

Annalise Davis