“A frighteningly focussed man of many talents, passports and identities arrives at England’s broken heart, a haunted midlands town that has collapsed to a black hole of dreams, only to find that this new territory is as at least as strange and dangerous as he is.”
So goes the teaser ‘The Show’, the upcoming feature film penned by legendary Northampton writer Alan Moore.
The trailer for the new film – which was shot entirely here in Northampton – was released on October 5 and there’s a lot of nightmarish, twisting, surreal imagery to unpack.
But amongst the clown barristers and armed gunmen, several of Northampton’s landmarks can be picked out.
Here is The Chron’s breakdown of the trailer that promises to show our town centre stage – but not as anyone has ever imagined it before…
All images courtesy of EMU Films, Lex Films and Protagonist Pictures.