Best British 2015

Quixotic Player

We follow Barry, an anti-war protesting English Literature Professor, in his final week of work as he reflects on his career, reminisces about the men he has loved and lost, and directs his final play for the students of his college.

DIRECTOR: Jay Bedwani
UK, 17min

Barry David Horwitz, an anti-war protesting English Literature Professor and Berkeley University alumnus is approaching retirement after 50 years of teaching.

We follow Barry in his final week of work as he reflects on his career, reminisces about the men he has loved and lost, and directs his final play for the students of his college.