Best of British / World premiere

Brand New-U

  • Simon Pummell /
  • UK, Ireland, Netherlands /
  • 2015 /
  • 100 mins

Lachlan Nieboer, Nora-Jane Noone, Nick Blood, Michelle Asante, Tony Way / Fiction / English

A clever and complex sci-fi thriller.

Acclaimed documentary-maker Simon Pummell makes his drama debut with Brand New-U, a stylish and astutely complex sci-fi thriller about Slater (Lachlan Nieboer) who will do anything he can to follow Nadia (Nora-Jane Noone), the love of his life. When she vanishes, his only clue is shadowy company Brand new-U, which deals in new personalities. he makes a deal with the operation, but when the borders between his identities clash, his obsessive quest becomes dangerous.

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  • #1 Kevin Murray / Tuesday 23 June, 2015 / 00:51 GMT

    One of the most confusing movies I have ever seen. Beautifully shot with some solid special fx to back it up but the dialogue was sketchy and the script seemed to be about as confused as I was when I left.

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