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The John Bats Chronicles: First Encounter

2015 / Running Time 5:06 / Colour / 16:9 HDV

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Peter Kirkby, Rebecca Pengilley, Oliver Pengilley

Produced By

Andrew Pengilley, Oliver Pengilley

Story By

Andrew Pengilley, Oliver Pengilley

Music By

John Lister

Written, Edited And Directed By

Andrew Pengilley


John Bats and his friend Simon head out to the local woods to finish shooting their epic no-budget fantasy film. There John is interrupted  by a passer-by who turns out to be just as geeky as him.

Festival Showings

Originally created for the 48hr Disability Film Challenge 2015.

CreActive International Open Film Festival (iOFF) - June 2016 - Dhaka, India (Semi-Finalist)