DHAMPIR

Narrative

Short Film

*Currently in development

London in the mid 18th century was becoming the largest city in Europe, its population grew at a phenomenal rate and the port was a gateway for the rest of the world. People migrated from all over the globe looking for work, whilst others came for different reasons, persecution was one of them.

Amongst the sprawling city a family resides in a merchants house in East London. A mother, her son and his father who doesn't work in the day but at night and his trade requires no tools or formal education, the result of which comes with terrible consequences.