STANLEY
- A MAN OF VARIETY

Status: Completed

Tagline: Life is a State of Mind

Synopsis: Award winning 'STANLEY -  A MAN OF VARIETY' stars TIMOTHY SPALL in all the roles. The film is in the vain of a modern day ‘Kind Hearts and Coronets’.

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:  (IMDB link)  (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.

The film has won the Diamond Award for Best Narrative Feature at the California Film Awards and Timothy Spall won the Outstanding Achievement Award at the UK Film Festival. The film has started playing festivals around the world and is a very unique and lovely film. 

StarringTimothy Spall - starring in all roles. 

Director: Stephen Cookson

Writer: Stephen Cookson

Genre: Dark Comedy Drama

Available Territories: World excluding China

LATEST UPDATES

Currently screening at Shanghai International Film Festival and will screen at the Chicago International Film Festival, with more to come.

PRESS / COVERAGE

TIMOTHY SPALL HEADLINES AT MANIFF

Timothy Spall is interviewed by ITV - Watch it HERE