The Escape (2018)

Actress Gemma Arterton looking to the camera in an empty room in independent film The Escape (2017)

Still of Gemma Arterton in The Escape (2017) © Copyright: Improvised Films Ltd

 

Writer: Dominic Savage

Director: Dominic Savage

Starring: Gemma Arterton, Dominic Cooper

Production Company: Shoebox Films, Lorton Entertainment

Kent Locations Used: Dartford, Gravesham

The film The Escape follows the story of a young woman (Gemma Arterton) at a crossroads in her life, as she struggles to chase her dreams alongside her responsibilities as a mother and a wife. She decides on a change and heads off to Paris to find herself.

Director, writer, Dominic Savage, has previously worked on BBC films Born Equal and Freefall. Gemma Arterton has starred in high-profile films such as Hansel & Gretel: Witch-Hunters and Clash of the Titans. Dominic Cooper has been credited in Captain America: The First Avenger and Mamma Mia! .

Scenes were filmed in and around the Gravesend area, including a residential street and a nearby kids’ playground in Swanscombe.

The Escape was released in the UK on Friday 3rd August 2018.

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For more information about filming in Kent please contact: filmoffice@kent.gov.uk

For more information on The Escape visit: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt6069126/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

For more information on locations used see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gravesend

For more information about Kent’s Filming History please visit our Movie Map: https://kentfilmoffice.co.uk/kent-movie-map