Cast: Samuel Edward Cook, Candis Nergaard, David Verrey
Writer Director: Samuel Supple
Genre: Historical Drama
Running Time: 17m 40s
Magwitch acts as a prequel to the Charles Dickens novel,Great Expectations, using information gleaned from the back-story within the original text and tells the story of Abel Magwitch, arguably Dickens most infamous convict.
This new work is a fresh and bold look at a story that is now over 150 years old and is currently being entered into national and international competition
Magwitch was shot entirely on location in the county of Kent, UK in September 2011. The film was made to celebrate the bicentenary year of Charles Dickens' birth in 2012.
What they are saying
Antonia Quirke, Film Critic
"Love Magwitch. So beautifully shot. Brilliant direction of actors.
SKET and Misfits Director, Nirpal Bhogal
'One of the brightest and most exciting young UK directors'