The Joy of Six DVD
Starring Judi Dench, Peter Mullan, Luke Treadaway, Tim Healy, Philip Jackson, Amanda Hale, Hammed Animashaun, Steven Robertson, Vangelis Christodoulou, Matthew Holness
Directed by Romola Garai
A collection of six award-winning British short films.
In 'Long Distance Information' (2011), Peter Mullen stars as an irascible Scot who has a sudden change of heart when he receives a phone call from his son. 'Man in Fear' (2011) stars Luke Treadaway as a paranoid man convinced that the authorities are out to kill him.
Matthew Holness's 'A Gun for George' (2011), revolves around 1970s American action hero-influenced Terry Finch (Holness), who writes trashy novels in his dilapidated caravan.
In 'The Ellington Kid' (2012), the assailants in a failed attempt at a gangland stabbing find themselves facing off against the owners of a late-night kebab shop.
Romola Garai's 'Scrubber' (2012), centres on a young mother's penchant for illicit nocturnal activities.
Finally, 'Friend Request Pending' (2011) stars Dame Judi Dench as a widower who discovers the benefits social media can hold for her love life.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (15)
- EAN: 5060238039987
- Catalogue number: SODA197
- Studio: Soda Pictures
- Release date: 04/02/2013
- Genre: Drama
- Colour: Colour