Bank of Dave

Bank of Dave

Directed by: Chris Foggin

United Kingdom
Biography, Comedy, Drama

PLOT : Based on the true-life experiences of Dave Fishwick; Bank of Dave tells the story of how a working-class Burnley man and self-made millionaire fought to set up a community bank so that he could help the local businesses of Burnley not only survive but thrive. In his bid to help his beloved community of Burnley he has to take on the elitist financial institutions of London and fight to receive the first, new banking license to be issued in over 100 years. Hugh is a young London lawyer, who is hired by Dave to fight his case against the British banking system.

Chris Foggin. studied media and film at Northumbria University in Newcastle. While he was working in a sandwich shop, an acquaintance put him up for a job as an assistant floor runner on an ITV drama called Place of Execution. He was promoted to assistant director in film and television. He has worked behind the scenes on several movies such as My Week with Marilyn, Jane Eyre, The Double and The Iron Lady. Foggin started directing in 2011 with three short films, the most known of which is Friend Request Pending starring Judi Dench and Tom Hiddleston. Foggin's first low-budget feature, Kids in Love, with Will Poulter, Alma Jodorowsky and Cara Delevingne, was shot for Ealing Studios in 2013. In 2014, Screen International named Foggin as one of the UK Stars of Tomorrow.

Length 1h 47min
Year 2023

Cast Rory Kinnear, Hugh Bonneville, Phoebe Dynevor, Paul Kaye,
Distribution Samuel Goldwyn Films
Production Tempo Productions Limited, Future Artists Entertainment, Ingenious Media, Rojovid Films

  • Thursday, July 6
    9:30 PM
    The Distillery District (Spirit Cinema)
  • Wednesday, July 19
    9:30 PM
    The Distillery District (Trinity Cinema)

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