One of the Albion Tales trilogy; three interconnected shorts set in a mysterious London; Misdirection follows Steph (Lucy Cudden: Collider, Judas Ghost, Chemical Wedding), stood up by her husband in a West End bar and now approached by the seductive David (Daniel Caltagirone: Britannia, Medici: Masters Of Florence, The Pianist, The Beach). Initially frosty, Steph thaws as he disarms her with playful magic tricks. As their flirtation deepens, they begin to reveal their darker sides - and their darker fantasies.
Writer/Director: Nic Alderton DoP: Laurence Blyth Length: 9 minutes Aspect: 2K/4K Scope (2.39)
Initially released individually as stand-alone films, The Albion Tales will later see release as a compilation in which additional material will reveal how our stories connect.
Official Selection Gozo Film Festival, Gozo, Malta (Official Selection) 24-26 August 2018
Curated Selection Unrestricted View, London (Official Selection) 1st November 2017
UK Premiere Frightfest, London (Official Selection) 25th August 2017
World Premiere 19th July 2017, Fantosfreak, Catalonia (Official Selection)