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- Urban Ghost Story (90 mins)
- Chat Tracks with writer/producer Chris Jones, Director Genevieve Jolliffe, DP Jon Walker and Editor Eddie Hamilton (180 mins)
- The Making Of Urban Ghost Story (20 mins)
- Filming The Stunts (10 mins)
- The Real Urban Ghosts: The Story Of The Enfield Poltergeist (20 mins)
- The shooting script
- Music score by Rupert Gregson Williams (MP3)
Urban Ghost Story
Urban Ghost Story is a multi award winning feature film, a supernatural drama set against a Glaswegian backdrop of urban decay. Based upon reported events, the story centres around a
young girl who suffers a car accident and lies dead for 184 seconds before being revived by the emergency services - after strange things begin to happen, Lizzie becomes convinced she has brought
something back from the ‘other side’...
Based upon several documented poltergeist cases in the UK, Urban Ghost Story examines not only the obvious disruption a poltergeist infestation would cause, but also that of the often obsessed investigators, researchers and theologians.
It is documented fact that poltergeist infestations are more likely to occur around an adolescent female who comes from a strenuous home and who has recently sustained a trauma of some kind. This has led many to the conclusion that poltergeist activity is driven by inner and frustrated emotions, such as, in our case, guilt…
Links to reviews and notes
Read our Reviews
Read the Production Notes about how we made the film.
Read the Paranormal Research Notes on the real cases we got involved with.
Urban Ghost Story Shooting Script.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document [218.0 KB]
Reviews in brief...
"Packed with spine-tingling thrills, 'Urban Ghost Story' is one of the most intelligent British horror films in years... 'Urban Ghost Story' manages to create a truly disturbing sense of unease
and anxiety ... . Don't see it alone."
"...genuinely chilling moments... Heather Ann Foster is an astounding young talent"
"...utterly electrifying... Heather Ann Foster illuminates Urban Ghost Story with compelling intensity."
"...impressively chilling and emotionally articulate ... Scary, subtle and smart..."
"...performances are uniformly outstanding and Jolliffe’s direction is low key but right on the money."
"Ken Loach meets "The Exorcist"
"Trainspotting out of The Exorcist"
"Jones and Jolliffe show they can multiplex with the best"
"genuinely haunting work"
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