All is not what it seems when a troubled young soldier meets a strange old man just one week before he’s due to embark for the Normandy landings in June 1944.
When the magician Prospero sails away from his magical island at the end of Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest’, Caliban can only watch in anguish from the ferocious shore. Alone and abandoned, he has two choices; to stay and live out his days in solitary confinement or chase after his lord and master to seek redemption. Either way, there can only be one outcome.
THE TELL TALE HEART
Set in a crumbling Victorian lunatic asylum, Charles Sharman-Cox’s faithful film adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe’s ‘The Tell Tale Heart’ is a study of paranoia and mental deterioration that is both a horror story and a psychological thriller.
LOS ANGELES FEVER DREAM
A bittersweet short film where the lives of three lonely gay men collide over an emotion fueled holiday weekend in the City of Angels.
BORN BEFORE HER TIME
Adapted and directed by Charles Sharman-Cox 'Born Before Her Time' imagines Eleanor of Aquitaine’s last hours in her cell at Fontevrault Abbey in France. It is the tale of a singular and rare human being living uncomfortably within her century - a woman prepared to fight tooth and nail for the equality of her sex.
Charles Sharman-Cox performs TS Eliot's epic poem, 'Ash Wednesday'. This film was specially commissioned for the Ash Wednesday celebrations at York Minster Cathedral, March 2nd 2022.