After 35 years of marriage Alison's husband’s death comes as a heavy blow, but now one year on, her local paranormal group ‘Bump in the Dark’ have helped her to move forward. Encountering ghosts on a daily basis isn’t out of the ordinary for Alison, but her son James struggles to show the same enthusiasm for her new found ‘hobby’ in front of the documentary crew that are following her around.


Writer Katie Redford

Writer and Director Duncan Roe 

Producer Katie Redford

Director of Photography Susanne Salavati



Alison Steadman as Alison

Alistair Green as James


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GHOSTED was one of the first BFI NETWORK supported shorts in the Midlands

It premiered at The Short Cinema and went on to screen at Aesthetica Film Festival 2019 and Underwire Festival 2019

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