The Knackerman

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A contemporary Western set in the heart of rural East Anglia, The Knackerman tells the story of Ron - an aging Knacker who is responsible the disposal of ill horses and livestock. When his own horse falls ill, Ron must decide it's fate and in doing so, face his own mortality.

Starring Donald Sumpter (Game OF Thrones, Girl With The Dragon Tattoo) and Adam Long (Happy Valley), The Knackerman was funded by Creative England and the BFI. The film will be screening at festivals throughout 2016 and 2017. 


Written & Directed by Tom Shrapnel

Producer - Rebecca Wolfee

Cinematographer - Anna Valdez Hanks

Editor - Jim Page

Production Designer - Ollie Tiong

Composer - Roly Withrow

Sound Designer - Finn Curry