The Hope You Promised Love: Short Film by Neon

Agency: Neon
Date: Aug 2016
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Neon Pictures is delighted to launch the short film ‘The Hope You Promised Love’. Written and directed by Jack Weatherley, and co‐directed by Neon, ‘The Hope You Promised Love’ is a beautiful film that plays its dramatic scene

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The film stars Jim Sturgess (One Day, Cloud Atlas, Across the Universe) and Stacy Martin (Nymphomaniac, High Rise, Tale of Tales). Filmed on location in an early Georgian merchant's house near Spitalfields in London, the narrative plays out in a single shot that seamlessly combines live action and 100% CG.


Additional Credits: Written and Directed by: Jack Weatherley

Executive Director: Pablo Clements

Sound Design: Box of Toys Audio

DOP: Paul O’Callaghan

Gaffer: Dave Hutton

Electrician: Simon Hutton

Focus Puller: Ross Onions

Art Department: Carolyn Wilson

Art Department Assistant: Olly Gant

Wardrobe: Sophie O’Neil

Jim Sturgess Costume: Gibson and Peckham Rye

Stacy Martin Costume: Antonio Berardi

Hair and makeup: Robb Crafer

Casting Director: Jina Jay

Visual Effects: Neon

Music: Toydrum feat. Gavin Clark

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