Mister John






TITLE
MISTER JOHN
by Christine Molloy & Joe Lawlor
Singapore, UK, Ireland
2013


SYNOPSIS
After discovering his wife's infidelities, Gerry leaves London to look after his deceased brother's business and family in Singapore. Discovering a foreign world of opportunity that had not existed before gives Gerry a chance at starting over by slipping into his brother's life - both emotionally and physically. However, leaving his wife and child behind in the UK is not so easy as Gerry must choose between becoming his brother's alter ego, "Mister John", or returning to London to face his failing relationship.


ACCOLADES
67th Edinburgh Film Festival 2013 (UK)
  • In Competition

21st Hamptons International Film Festival 2013 (USA)
  • In Competition 

2nd Festival Internationale du Film Indépendant de Bordeaux 2013 (France) 
  • In Competition


QUOTES
“An exotic thriller ensnared within a Lynchian nightmare.”
— Cinevue


“Aidan Gillen gives a subtle, finely nuanced performance.”
— Screen Daily


“Bold and visually striking.”
— Indiewire 

“A coolly composed, quietly impressive visual study.”
— Variety


CREDITS
Writers & Directors: JOE LAWLOR, CHRISTINE MOLLOY
Producers: DAVID COLLINS, FRAN BORGIA, JOE LAWLOR
Director of Photography: OLE BIRKELAND
Production Designer: DANIEL LIM
Costume Designer: MEREDITH LEE
Editors: CHRISTINE MOLLOY, JOE LAWLOR
Sound Designer: NIALL BRADY
Music Composer: STEPHEN McKEON
Cast: AIDAN GILLEN, ZOE TAY, MICHAEL THOMAS, CLAIRE KEELAN

A SAMSON FILMS, AKANGA FILM ASIA, DESPERATE OPTIMISTS Production


TECHNICAL SPECS
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1 (Shot on 35mm Film)
Colour
Countries: SINGAPORE, UK, IRELAND
Language: ENGLISH
Runtime: 95’
Sales Agent: VISIT FILMS


TRAILER
Mark
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