1745 - A Short Film Trailer
“When two young black slaves escape into the wilds of 18th century Scotland, they must use all of their courage and strength to survive, unite, and stay free. On their journey they rediscover their spiritual and cultural connection to one another in pursuit of freedom through a foreign land set against an epic and elemental backdrop at a turbulent time in Scotland’s history.”
Director: Gordon Napier
Starring: Moyo and Morayo Akandé and Clive Russell
Producer: John Mckay | Writer: Morayo Akandé | DoP: Julian Schwanitz | Editor Florian Nonnenmacher
Thoughts: I am excited to see a period film taken place in 18th century Scotland! The trailer is mesmerizing as the acting, setting, costume, and cinematography are all superb. I hope to get the chance to see this period film.