A story told through the eyes of Bill Coward, a young boy living with his father and grandfather. The beast doubles as a real animal-attacking moorland animal and also as a symbol of unemployment stalking the boy’s family and town.

Director Franco Rosso


Cast Lynton Dearden, Paul Simpson, Tony Melody

Producers Janni Howker

Production Credits British Screen Productions, Film Four International, Rosso Productions

Franco Rosso

Festival Section Year Location
Berlinale Film Festival
London Film Festival
Mill Valley Film Festival
San Sebastian Film Festival