Pork Pie

Date

Saturday, February 16

Venue

Vancity Theatre

Doors Open

8:15 PM

Show Time

9:15 PM
Show Details

A trio of young misfits in pursuit of lost love race the length of the country in a stolen Mini Cooper S. Avoiding the law and with nothing to lose, they become folk heroes and most wanted criminals as they find themselves caught in the crosshairs of a media frenzy and an escalating police operation.

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YEAR: 2017

 

COUNTRY: New Zealand

 

RUN TIME: 100 minutes

 

PREMIERE STATUS: Vancouver Premiere

 

GENRE: Comedy, Action

 

DIRECTOR: Matt Murphy

 

PRODUCER: Tom Hern

 

SCREENWRITER: Matt Murphy

 

LEAD CAST: Dean O'Gorman, Ashleigh Cummings, James Rolleston

CONTACT: Metro International Entertainment

 

EMAIL: Will.Machin@Metro-Films.com

AWARDS / NOMINATIONS:

 

• Winner, Lost Weekend Award (Audience Favorite) – Film Club’s The Lost Weekend 2018          

• Winner, Gold Award (Features) – New Zealand Cinematographers Society 2017

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR – MATT MURPHY

 

Matt has worked in film since his teens, and by age 21 was Production Designing film and television productions in NZ. After achieving success at local Film and TV Awards, Matt joined commercials company Silverscreen Productions as a Director, and in 1997 was nominated one of the top 10 new TVC directors in the world at the Cannes New Directors Showcase.  In a return to his roots in long-form, Matt wrote and directed his debut feature ‘PORK PIE’ which released in New Zealand Feb 2017.

Age 19+

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