A disgraced children’s puppeteer must confront his sinister stepfather and a hideous puppet he keeps hidden in a brown leather bag in order to escape the dark horrors of his past.
Written and Directed by Matthew Holness
Producers: James Harris, Mark Lane, Wayne Marc Godfrey, Robert Jones
Cast: Sean Harris, Alun Armstrong
TRT: 85 min
Country: United Kingdom
Rating: Not Rated
About the Director:
Writer/Director Matthew Holness wrote and starred in Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace before moving into directing. His short films include Smutch, A Gun for George and The Snipist. POSSUM is his first feature. As an author, his short stories have appeared in several anthologies including Phobic: Modern Horror Stories, The New Uncanny: Tales of Unease and Protest: Stories of Resistance for Comma Press. As an actor, he has appeared in The Office, Life’s Too Short, Friday Night Dinner, Toast of London and Back.