An Opportunist

Award Winner

Screening Selection

Nominated for:Best Short Film

Film Info

Film Year: 2018

Film Duration: 18 min

Country: United Kingdom

Language: English


Matt Page

Film Category

“Shop signs, No Smoking sign, lighters….fucking loads of lighters, office chair, wheelchair, spanner, dog lead, budgie cage. Fags, cash, drugs, best friend’s boyfriend’s drugs. Best friend’s boyfriend.” Across five days care home assistant Kate drifts from after-parties to therapy sessions to her day job, struggling to address and control her kleptomania. But when Kate involves her young niece in a shoplifting spree it seems as if her inner thief has finally got the better of her. Until an opportunity to redeem herself arises…