Anti-corporate drama through the life of a young graduate in London; enduring a sociopathic boss and realising the dream is a nightmare.
A new short drama produced by Split Focus Films in association with Falmouth University and The School of Film and Television for MA Film & Television.
Following the completion of his undergraduate degree, fresh faced Alex moves to London to begin his dream job at a prestigious management consultancy. Despite Alex’s best efforts, the attitude of those around him, particularly his manager William, pushes him to edge. Forcing him to consider the events that led him to be here, and whether or not this is the life he truly wants for himself.
The film is inspired by a number of office based dramas such as Michael Clayton (Tony Gilroy, 2007), The Big Short (Adam McKay, 2015), Boiler Room (Ben Younger, 2000), and the comedy Office Space (Mike Judge, 1999).