Michael Pearce


In a last ditch attempt to make something of himself Max buys a rundown hotel. When his son Frank visits he finds its Max that needs repairing.

2008 / 23 min / Super 16mm
National Film & Television School


Cast: Eddie Webber, Aidan J David
Writer-Director: Michael Pearce
Producer: Shay Elliot
Cinematographer: Jean-Louis Schuller
Editor: Sergio Vega Borrego
Sound Designer: Steen Bondrop
Production Designer: Louis Matthews
Music: Gary Sanctuary

Festivals & Awards

Royal Televison Society Award – BEST SHORT FILM
Skena Up Film Festival, Kosovo
London Short Film Festival
Raindance Short Film Festival, London
Branchage Film Festival, Jersey – BEST SHORT FILM


Stills taken from the film.