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Darren, a keen gambler, finds himself having to escort an unknown woman to the other side of Paris. Struggling with the implications of his involvement in the affair, Darren is forced to reconsider his values.


Darren, un joueur invétéré, se retrouve à devoir escorter une inconnue de l’autre côté de Paris, pour le compte dʼun mafieux. D’allure insensible, ce cas de conscience l’oblige tout de même à reconsidérer ses valeurs.


Fifty Pence (2012) on IMDb






Following a heavy loss in the french capital, Darren, a keen gambler, finds himself at the orders of Mr Hatim, a hardened Parisian Mafioso. 
As his first job, he's assigned to escort an unknown woman, Karina, from a begrimed hotel room to Mr Hatim's hideout, for undisclosed yet obscure reasons. Unable to see Karina as anything less than a person and aware of her apparent anxiety, to come to terms with his involvement in the affair. 
Whilst Karina becomes conscious of his unease, a strange bond subsequently develops between the two, leaving Darren reconsidering his values and the person he once thought he was.







Category: Short Film
Genre: Narrative Drama
Runtime: 12mins 47secs
Language: English (Main)
                French
Subtitles: English
Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2:35 (Scope)
Format: Digital
Sound: Stereo
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