Welcome to Curiosity UK teaser poster, Ben Pickering filmsWELCOME TO CURIOSITY
(2018)

A heist followed by betrayal, a serial killer on the loose, a lunatic out of the asylum, a girl stepping out with a very bad man and a salesman with a vivid imagination.

Four tales following five people whose destinies are all interconnected without them knowing it but all sharing one thing in common: curiosity kills…

Directed and Produced by Ben Pickering
Written and Produced by Darren Ripley
Starring Amrita Acharia | Jack Ashton | Richard Blackwood | Kacey Clarke | Lili BordánStephen Marcus

Running Time: 94 minutes
COMING 25 MAY 2018 (US AND CANADA), 8 JUNE 2018 (UK)

Ratted Out release poster, Ben Pickering filmsRATTED OUT
(2016) aka LONGTAILS

Getaway driver Shane is up for a cut from a bank job. He has other plans. Rather than split the cash with the Mob, he assembles his own team of strangers to rob the bank robbers. But there’s no honour among thieves…

Directed and Produced by Elizabeth Arends
Produced by Richard Morgan Sanderson
Written by Alexander Hamilton
Co-Produced by Ben Pickering
Starring Vas Blackwood | Michael Starke | Guillaume Delaunay | Robert Toretto | Jeff Stewart

Running Time: 90 minutes

London Payback US release poster, Ben Pickering filmsTHE SMOKE
(2014) aka LONDON PAYBACK

48 hours in the life of a burnt-out City lawyer who loses his job, falls for a call girl and steals £400,000 from a gangland boss – who wants every penny of it back.

Directed and Produced by Ben Pickering
Produced by Andrew Ornitharis
Co-Produced and Written by Darren Ripley
Starring Matt di Angelo | Lili BordánStephen MarcusAnna Passey | Velibor Topic | Alan Ford

Running Time: 89 minutes (2014 release), 100 minutes (2018 Director’s Cut)

Watch/download 2014 release on Amazon Prime: UK | US
Watch/download 2014 release on iTunes: US
Buy DVD/Blu-ray of 2014 release: UK | US | JAPAN | GERMANY | INDIA

The Stranger release poster, Ben Pickering filmsTHE STRANGER
(2014)

A young woman finds a stranger unconscious on the road in the middle of nowhere. When he wakes up he has no memory. He could be anyone. Now she finds herself inexorably drawn towards this mysterious stranger and increasingly afraid of him.

Directed and Produced by John Craig Howells
Co-Produced by Darren Ripley
Associate Producer: Ben Pickering
Starring: Rachel McDowall | Darren Ripley

Running Time: 89 minutes

Watch/download on Amazon Prime: UK | US

Beached release poster, Ben Pickering filmsBEACHED
(2009)

Having been together for four years, Angela is desperate to get married, but Paul is holding back. He claims he doesn’t believe in marriage, but Angela thinks he doesn’t believe in them and leaves him.

In his drunken quest for solace, Paul embarks on a soul-searching journey to discover if his fear of commitment can be overcome in time to save their relationship.

Directed and Written by Hefin Rees
Produced by Ben Pickering
Associate Producer: Oliver Kaempfer
Starring: Alex Warner | Nina Jamil | Ray Gravell

Running Time: 14 minutes

Stream online: YOUTUBE