***DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE CONTENTS OF THIS FILM WE OFFER A WARNING TO SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT.
SYNOPSIS: Eleven years after their break up, a woman tracks down her first love through Facebook. But what begins as a friendly meeting turns into something much more sinister.
Starring: Aiysha Hart (Line of Duty, Colette, A Discovery of Witches) and Joseph Timms (Atlantis).
Writer, Director, Executive Producer: Louisa Fielden.
Producer: Will Nash.
‘People You May Know’ premiered exclusively on Directors Notes. Learn more here: directorsnotes.com/2018/10/09/louisa-fielden-people-you-may-know/
R E V I E W S:
★★★★★ "a shattering masterpiece" - UK Film Critics Review
★★★★★ "stunningly made ... I’ve never seen anything quite like it before" - Jumpcut Online
★★★★★ "coiled, undeniably charged 17 minutes of raw emotion" - Film Inquiry
★★★★★ "shocking and unnerving...you will be thinking about it for days" - Verge Magazine
★★★★★ "a real calling card for Fielden" - Headstuff.org
★★★★★ "potent and intelligent filmmaking " - Close Up Culture
★★★★★ "a relentless and powerful embodiment of the social revolution that has gripped the world"
- UK Film Review
F I L M F E S T I V A L S:
2018 Cannes Film Festival (World premiere).
2019 Best British Drama - The Discover Film Awards.
2018 Aesthetica Short Film Film Festival - FINALIST (BAFTA qualifying).
2018 Palm Springs International ShortFest (Oscar qualifying).
2018 Norwich Film Festival (BIFA qualifying).
2018 Santa Monica International Film Festival - FINALIST.
2018 Charlotte Film Festival - NOMINATED Best Narrative Film. Best Social Justice Film.
2019 Blackbird Film Festival - WINNER - Best Film.
2019 High Peak Independent Film Festival - NOMINATED Best Director, Best Leading Performance (Aiysha Hart), Best Supporting Performance (Joseph Timms).