Lock Off
Short Film

A misinformed police force led by a trigger-happy commander, are tasked with bringing down a suspected “criminal organisation”

Production Company: Unrestricted Studio, RadicalMedia® & VERYRARE
Role: Writer & Director
Executive produced by: AAA

We worked with the award winning UK film distributors WE ARE PARABLE to launch Lock Off at 80 Odeon Cinemas across the UK & Ireland

The film went on to be programmed at a number of film festivals across the globe including Aesthetica Film Festival, SOUL Fest, British Urban Film Festival, The Pan African Film Festival in LA, BBC Comedy Festival to name a few

We collaborated with The Mill & Be Grizzlee to bring the epic VFX scenes to life. Recreating the world in CGI to bring the barrell shot to life.


And we collaborated with Fully Focused Prouctions to broadcast the film on their channels

Unrestricted Studio Presents LOCK OFF a RadicalMedia & VeryRare Production
Starring Corey Bovell, Lola Jagun, Garf Rees-Wells, James Boyd, Reece Palmer Lacey, Natalia Voight, Tai Carter and Afolabi Dasaolu, Raheem Bakare Edited by Marvin Jay Alvarez Music Supervision Kofi Kyei, Chloe Sintim Music & Sounds Deisgn By Adam Smyth Visual Effect Supervisor Zdravko Stochikov Visual Effects By The Mill, Be Grizzlee Costume Designer Amada Cox Branding & Creative Direction Samuel Mensah-Bonsu Production Designer Ruby Walsh Director of Photography Adam Barnett, Piet Snyman Executive Producers Ben Schnieder Alex Baldwin Executive Producers Cle Gyimah Seun Shobande Executive Producers Akwasi Poku Abdou Cisse Produced By George Telfer Produced By Ade Mogaji Written & Directed By Akwasi Poku