8 Minutes Idle, made under Creative England's innovative low budget filmmaking initiative iFeatures, is released in cinemas on February 14, 2014. Adapted by Matt Thorne and Nicolas Blincoe from Matt's own award-winning novel, 8 Minutes Idle, directed by Mark Simon Hewis, features an exciting ensemble of rising British talent headed by Tom Hughes, Ophelia Lovibond, Montserrat Lombard and Antonia Thomas.

More information from the BFI Film Directory: 8 Minutes Idle