Preview – Happy New Year, Colin Burstead

Happy New Year, Colin Burstead
Picture Shows: Colin Burstead (NEIL MASKELL). Image Credit: BBC/Rook Films.

Ben Wheatley (director of Sightseers and High-Rise) offers us this semi-improvised tragicomic TV film.

Neil Maskell plays the title role, amiddle-aged man who has organised a New Year’s Eve party for his extendedfamily in a Dorset castle. However, when Colin’s estranged brother arrives to the party, things take a disturbing turn for all.

Happy New Year, Colin Burstead is on BBC Two at 22.30.

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