WHO’S IN IT?
Steve Coogan (Stan & Ollie), David Mitchell (Magicians), Isla Fisher (Wedding Crashers), Sophie Cookson (Red Joan), Shirley Henderson (Filth), Ollie Locke (Kill or Be Killed), Asa Butterfield (Ender’s Game), Sarah Solemani (Bridget Jones’s Baby), Shanina Shaik (The Mummy), Dinita Gohil (The Infiltrator), Manolis Emmanouel (Three Minute Moments), Asim Chaudhry (Eaten By Lions), Pearl Mackie (Svengali), Jonny Sweet (The Darkest Universe), Stephen Fry (Gosford Park)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Michael Winterbottom (24 Hour Party People), director, writer; Damian Jones (Belle) and Melissa Parmenter (The Look of Love), producers; Harry Escott (Shame), composer; Giles Nuttgens (Hell or High Water), cinematographer; Liam Hendrix Heath (film debut), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
Sir Richard McCreadie (Coogan) is a self-made billionaire whose retail empire and personal image is in crisis following a disastrous public enquiry. In an attempt to save his reputation, he plans an extravagant 60th birthday party on the island of Mykonos where his friends, family and most importantly the press are all invited…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
Michael Winterbottom’s biting satire of the grotesquely wealthy and overall inequality in the fashion industry is a telling and humorous exposé brought to life by a passionate performance by Steve Coogan.