John Henshaw as Mr Lincoln
Directed by Arber

Mr Lincoln, the Butcher

About

Enter the off-kilter world of Mr Lincoln, the local butcher, and his customers, Mrs Wentworth and Mrs Eastman.

Created for Channel 4’s Random Acts experimental short film series, and co-produced by Irresistible Films, Mr Lincoln, the Butcher stars John Henshaw (The Royle Family, Red Riding, Downton Abbey), Claire Lacey and Jill Stanford. The film was written and directed by Phantom Limb's Creative Director Arber, with cinematography by the award-winning Sarah Bartles-Smith.

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Credits

MR LINCOLN

John Henshaw

MRS WENTWORTH

Claire Lacey

MRS EASTMAN

Jill Stanford

MYSTERY WOMAN

Tash Wilson

CUSTOMER

Cathie George

 

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Robert Valentine

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Sarah Bartles-Smith

ASSISTANT CAMERA

Hilda Sealy

FOCUS PULLER

Adnan Hemani

CLAPPER LOADER

Maria Hoang

GAFFER

Maikel Popic

ELECTRICIAN

Thomas Reid

SOUND RECORDIST

Joe Harris

COSTUME DESIGNER

Sam Wilson

ASSISTANT WARDROBE

Tash Wilson

MAKE-UP ARTIST

Zoë Jervis

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

Carol Pennington
Maria Hoang

PRODUCTION RUNNERS

Evelyn Rooney
Edward George

TRANSPORT

Jim Scully

 

EDITOR

Luke “1000” Aldrich

SOUND EDITOR

Nick Dunn

COLOURIST

Yann Green

TITLES AND VFX

Phantom Limb Ltd

COMPOSITOR

Peter Welton

COMPOSER

Michael John Palmer

 

SPECIAL THANKS

Keith Smith, Cathie George and the staff at Eastwood Butchers Berkhampstead, Susan Gambula and the staff at Mill End Community Centre, Al Eales and the staff at Onsight

 

PRODUCER FOR
PHANTOM LIMB

Rina Cheung

PRODUCER FOR
IRRESISTIBLE FILMS

Harry Burnett Rae

 

WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY

Arber