By Ninder Kaur
B-Attitude Films is proud to announce that its BAFTA Cymru Award-winning film Convenience will be released in UK cinemas on 2nd October and on demand and DVD 5th October.
The movie has been directed by BAFTA Winning Keri Collins, produced by Ray Panthaki and written by Simon Fantauzzo.
The anticipated film, which is ready to release next month stars This Is England’s Vicky McClure, Adeel Akhtar from The Dictator and Four Lions, Ray Panthaki who starred in Ali G Indahouse and Kidulthood, They will be joined by Anthony Head and Verne Troyer.
The comedy heist movie follows two convenience store robbers who screw up the crime and end up working there for the rest of the night.
Ajay and Shaan, two hapless friends who need to find money to pay a debt inadvertently owed to some Russian strip club owners. Unfortunately after taking the staff hostage, they realise the safe won’t open until 6am.
Desperate and with their lives on the line, they decide they must work there all night to avoid anyone raising the alarm before they get their money.
However, as they struggle to deal with the feisty Levi, the police, a suicidal businessman, a dwarf cowboy, and a variety of odd characters that frequent the store through the night; the friends’ plot begins to unravel and they are faced with either being arrested by the authorities or killed by the Russians.
Producer, Actor and current BAFTA ‘Breakthrough Brit’ Ray Panthaki said, “We are hugely proud to be releasing Convenience in the UK on the back of such great buzz having won a BAFTA Cymru. We always set out to make a fresh, edgy and very different kind of British comedy that could hold its own internationally and we feel we’ve achieved that with real indie spirit.”
Convenience is in UK cinemas 2nd October.