In 2011, the film maker Andrew Kötting and the writer Ian Sinclair pedalled 160 miles (approximately 258 km) on a plastic swan, the catalyst for some improbable encounters between Hastings and Hackney, in the East of London…
“Swandown is utterly funny, deeply lyrical, wholly winning, unchallengeably unique”, in the words of Nigel Andrews (Financial Times).
In the presence of the director
A film produced by Lisa Marie Russo (Fly film) / Written by Andrew Kötting and Ian Sinclair. Executive production Kate Ogborn, Marc Munden / Production director Simon Onwurah / Director of photography Nick Gordon Smith / Music Jem Finer / Film produced with the BFI in association with Britdoc and Channel 4, Abandon Normal Devices, Cornerhouse Artist Film Screen South / French distribution Ed Distribution