Sucker

Sucker

ADAPTED FROM LAWRENCE LEUNG’S STAGE PLAY OF THE SAME NAME

SYNOPSIS

Lawrence is a 17 year old Chinese Australian boy. After doing poorly in his high school graduation, he is banished to stay with his Uncle for the summer. Lawrence meets the Professor, a colourful, aging conman and escapes on a road-trip with the old man and his daughter. The Professor teaches Lawrence the art of swindling and cheating, but from Sarah, Lawrence learns a hard lesson in unrequited love. As Lawrence and the Professor work towards their biggest scam, Sarah and Lawrence plan a swindle of their own. Lawrence is forced to make a choice between love, life and lies. Is love the biggest scam of all?

CAST

Timothy Spall
John Luc
Kat Stewart
Lily Sullivan

PRODUCER(S)

Robyn Kershaw
Jason Byrne

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Joan Peters

DIRECTOR

Ben Chessell

WRITERS

Ben Chessell and Lawrence Leung

GENRE

Drama

FORMAT

Feature Film

DISTRIBUTOR

Madman