New Town Utopia
Available on DVD & Download
A film about utopian dreams and concrete realities, guided by the artists, musicians and poets of who call Basildon their home. Facing austerity, adversity and personal battles they are individuals driven by creative spirit to help their community through art, poetry, music… and some rather angry puppets.
New Town Utopia features Oscar-winning actor Jim Broadbent (Iris, A Sense OF An Ending, Moulin Rouge) as the voice of Lewis Silkin MP. Directed by Christopher Ian Smith and Executive Produced by Margaret Matheson (Shell, Sleep Furiously).