Inspired by author Ronnie Thompson’s time served as a prison officer, ‘Stained’ follows Jamie, a screw struggling to switch off and leave his personal life at the gate, as Truman, a heinous convict, climbs inside his troubled mind.

Original Format: RedOne
Year of Production: 2009
Running Time: 15 mins 51 secs
Director: Lewis Arnold
Producer: Tom Knight
Executive/Co-Producers: Dan Lawson, Jude Goldrie
Editor: Lewis Arnold, Nat Higginbottom
Screenwriter: Ronnie Thompson, Colin Butts
Director of Photography: Graeme Dunn
Production Designer: Mark Hopton
Sound: Tom Deane
Principal Cast: Ricci Harnett, Craig Conway, Frank Harper

Screened at:
50th Krakow Film Festival
Brussels Short Film Festival 2010
EUShorts Short Film Festival 2010
Singapore International Film Festival 2010
XXVIII International Film Festival of Uruguay
Saguenay International Short Film Festival 2011
Zone 180 Shorts 4 Talk 2012, London