Original screenplay by Gareth Jones. The story of a screenwriter whose muse threatens to take over not just his creative and sexual life but his sanity, DESIRE plays out behind the doors of a London family home, whose secrets simmer dangerously beneath the surface till desire tips the balance and the highly unstable mix erupts. Is she lover, saviour or thief? And who is writing the film called DESIRE?
Director / Writer: Gareth Jones
Producer: Fiona Howe
Cinematographer: Alex Ryle
Music: Oumou Sangare, Fiona Howe
Cast: Oscar Pearce, Tella Kpomahou, Daisy Smith, Adam Slynn
Length: 97 minutes
Format: DCP, DVD
Language: English and French
Festivals: ‘Desire’ screened at numerous international festivals in 2009-10 and was nominated Best UK Feature at Raindance. It was screened at selected cinemas across the UK – full list of dates here.
A DVD Box Set of Gareth Jones’ three feature films ‘Desire’, ‘Delight’ and ‘Delirium’ collectively known as ‘The D-Trilogy’, are now available.