Dir: Jason Wingard
Starring: Aqib Khan and Jack Carroll
Half-brothers Omar and Pete decide to go to Blackpool to scatter their fathers ashes
This short film won best comedy at the Manchester International Film Festival and was later adapted into a feature length production called Eaten by Lions (qv). It features an opening shot of Class 142 ‘Pacer’ DMU No.142032 pulling away from Blackpool Pleasure Beach station, plus a truncated shot of a Flexity 2 tram running along the promenade. The disused tramway is also seen in one establishing shot of Blackpool’s North Pier.