Wish 143 (2009) – Deadly sick fifteen-year-old boy’s Last Wish
Wish 143 (2009) – An Oscar-nominated drama about a fifteen-year-old boy with only months to live, who is granted one final wish from the Dreamscape Charity. But David doesn’t want to go to Disneyland or meet Gary Neville; what he really wants is an hour alone with a naked woman.
Produced as part of BBC Film Network’s BBC Drama Shorts 2009 commission, in conjunction with Lighthouse Arts & Training and BBC Writersroom. Ian Barnes is a Writer, Director & Producer transmitting from Crouch End in London and very occasionally from LA, California. Wish 143 by British filmmaker Ian Barnes was nominated for the Best Short Film Oscar in 2011.
Directed by Ian Barnes.
Starring: Samuel Holland, Rory Kinnear, Kieran Hardcastle