Show Pieces Screening and Q&A

Show-Pieces-Artwork2On Sunday 8th May the Barbican Centre will screen Show Pieces followed by a Q&A with Alan Moore and Mitch jenkins

This occult thriller is Moore’s first work written specifically for the screen and made with his ongoing creative involvement.

Show Pieces is comprised of three short films, shot in London and Northampton and starring Siobhan Hewlett (Sherlock, Torchwood), Darrell D’Silva (RSC, Dirty Pretty Things) and Andrew Buckley (Wallander).The films exist within a wider project – The Show – a richly detailed, multi-episode, non-linear narrative world.

The Films:
Act Of Faith: Faith Harrington, a young female reporter on a local newspaper who has an exotic private life, prepares for a stimulating evening at home that doesn’t go according to plan. Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hwPYKx_BK5E

Jimmy’s End: Louche and hard-drinking womaniser James Mitchum finds himself wandering into one strange bar too many. Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EdgC09C7GVEHis

Heavy Heart: Picks up the narrative of the hapless James Mitchum from a point following his dreadful realisation at the conclusion of Jimmy’s End. In a grotesque parody of Egyptian funerary rites, James is shepherded less than gently into his unenviable afterlife. Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVam62ZPzr4

Show Pieces will be available on iTunes, Amazon & Hulu in May 2016.