Bait offers something very different – a contemporary story told using timeless film production techniques. Filmed on grainy black and white filmstock, with post-synced sound, it’s quite unique. Nominated for Outstanding Debut, and Outstanding British Film at this year’s BAFTAs.
Martin is a fisherman without a boat, his brother Steven having re-purposed it as a tourist tripper. With their childhood home now a get-away for London money, Martin is displaced to the estate above the harbour.