MK2 MILE END is pleased to launch the trailer for Euros Lyn’s hit film DREAM HORSE, which will be released in cinemas in the coming months. Presented at the Sundance Film Festival, DREAM HORSE is based on the true story of a racehorse, Dream Alliance, and its owner Jan Vokes.Le film met en vedette Toni Collette (Hereditary, Knives Out), Damian Lewis (Once upon a time in Hollywood).
Jan Vokes (Toni Collette), a Welsh housekeeper and waitress, decides to train a racehorse, Dream Alliance, and persuades her friends and neighbours to help her finance her goal. This unlikely plan finally pays off when the horse is qualified for the national championships.
Inspired by a true story that has already been the subject of a documentary, Dark Horse which won the Audience Award at Sundance in 2015, DREAM HORSE is thefirst feature film by Welsh director Euros Lyn, screenwriter and director for television behind several episodes of the hit series Who Doctor and Black Mirror.
Produced by RAW, DREAM HORSE is scripted by BAFTA recipient Neil McKay. The film was produced by Katherine Butler and Tracy O’Riordan. Executive producers are Piers Vellacott and Joely Fether for RAW, Daniel Battsek and Ollie Madden for Film4, Peter Touche and Stephen Dailey for Ingenious Media, and Pauline Burt for Ffilm Cymru Wales.