EXCLUSIVE: Right here’s an fun first clip from UK comedy Brian And Charles, which is debuting at digital Sundance.
The Film4 and BFI-backed feature follows outlier Brian who lives alone in a Welsh valley, inventing oddball contraptions that seldom work. After finding a discarded mannequin head, Brian will get an thought. Three days, a washing machine, and varied spare parts later, he’s invented Charles, an artificially shimmering robotic who learns English from a dictionary and proves a charming, cheeky companion. Sooner than prolonged, nonetheless, Charles additionally develops autonomy. Intrigued by the broader world — or whatever lies previous the cottage where Brian has hidden him away — Charles craves bolt.
Bankside is handling world gross sales to director Jim Archer’s (The Younger Offenders) feature debut. The comedy became once written by David Earl and Chris Hayward.
Earl, very finest identified for roles in Ricky Gervais sequence Derek and After Existence, additionally stars.
Pic is produced by Rupert Majendie for Mr Field. Executive producers consist of Damian Jones, Mary Burke for the BFI, and Lauren Darkish and Ollie Madden for Film4.