THE CARD ROOM CHRONICLES
A complete crime drama anthology, which incorporates six stories about the Manchester underworld. Each episode will feature a distinct story.
EPISODE 1 THE LAST HAND
- KRISTIAN DAWSON
- ANTHONY BESSICK
- JACK LAMB
- HOWARD RILEY
Four villains play a high stakes game of poker, smoking, drinking, and it appears as if they are in for a night of fun. Unfortunately, the night threatens to be derailed when Big Al dies at the table, surely the only decent thing to do is abandon the game. Willie
Cinematography by the bafta winning Jamie Kennerley
EPISODE 2 CAR POOL POKER
- PAUL BARBER
- JOE MCGANN
- ANDREW ABRAHAMS
- DEREK LAWSON
Four ex military vets arrive at their latest lucrative but highly dangerous contract twenty minutes early, which is a major problem because three of them think it’s a sign of bad luck. The leader Charlie, tries to get them to see reason without much success, in fact he only makes matters worse, they all threaten to quit. Charlie has only one option left to make sure they all complete the job.
Car Pool Poker it’s not just a game of chance.
EPISODE 3 HOUSE OF QUEENS
Release in early 2020
A gang of successful but highly volatile career criminals, hijack an isolated farmhouse to celebrate and divide the spoils of their latest diamond heist. Unfortunately to make a clean getaway one of the gang must dispose of the hostages they’ve taken.
The only problem is, no one wants to do it, and with time running out Bel the gang leader has only one option left.