Pilot Light TV Festival: Season 5 (The Digital Special)

TV Pilots: Block 2

Expired August 23, 2020 10:45 PM
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A selection of the best indie TV pilots out there, playing In Competition at the festival featuring The Solution (Alex Kayode-Kay, UK), Don't Tape Over (Ryan Howes, Matthew Skillington, John Patrick & James Lord, UK) and Squid Ink (Alex Reinhard, USA).


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We follow Alex as she travels to Glengall - a secretive island somewhere off the coast of Northern England. As she searches for her missing girlfriend, Alex meets the unusual inhabitants of the island and becomes embroiled in an ever-deepening mystery. People have been going missing, the technology appears stuck in the 90s and someone has been making curated VHS tape recordings of old TV shows. The strange thing is, the tapes seem to feature the inhabitants themselves...

  • Year
    2019
  • Runtime
    31 minutes
  • Language
    English
  • Country
    United Kingdom
  • Director
    James Lord
  • Screenwriter
    Ryan Howes, Matthew Skillington, John Patrick, James Lord
  • Producer
    Ryan Howes