AKA

(2002)
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A story of a disaffected youth's search for love, status, and identity in late 1970s Britain. 18-year old Dean is handsome and bright, but feels hampered by his working-class background and by his family. In order to make something of himself, Dean assumes another identity and manages to enter high society. As he navigates this decadent new world, he meets a host of characters, including David, an older gay man who desires him, and Benjamin, a young hustler from Texas who has also managed to find a place among the aristocracy. Can Dean find love while living a lie? How much is he willing to sacrifice in order to pull off his charade? Presented through three simultaneous frames rather than one.

  1. Duncan Roy

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Matthew Leitch

    Matthew Leitch

    Dean Page

  2. Diana Quick

    Diana Quick

    Lady Gryffoyn

  3. George Asprey

    David

  4. Rachel Pickup

    Rachel Pickup

    Stella Primrose

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 19, 2002
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 3m

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