The King of Spades is a feature film shot on location in the North East of England premiering in 2022.
Best friends in secondary school, Aaron completed a degree, got himself a well-paid office job, a beautiful girlfriend and a nice London apartment, while John dropped out of university, lives at home with his dad, is unemployed and has grown violent and impulsive with frustration.
The film follows Aaron as he returns to his hometown, reunites with John and tries to help him get his life together. However, John rejects any form of help other than to find the Volvo driver who ran over and killed his dog
Directed by: Matthew Fearney
Luke Thomas C Riley