The Whisper

From 'The Little Joke', a short story by Anton Chekvov.

Translated by Patrick Miles.

Filmed 1998.

Starring: Michael Gough, Jamie Glover and introducing Emma Pearson

Produced by: Carrie Hart

Written, Produced and Directed by: Willie Christie

LOGLINE: 1947. An old man (Michael Gough) is reminded of his youth in Russia, and of the bewitching girl with whom he would go tobogganing. As we relive his past, he reflects that failure to profess his love, was his life's greatest mistake and after 50 years, the truth of 'The Whisper' is revealed.