Simon Knight was living an author's dream, until his bestselling book became just a little too popular.

Simon Knight’s controversial debut novel is making waves, and his audience is already clamoring for the next book. But, when a gruesome murder depicted in Simon's novel takes place in real life, his newfound fame quickly turns to infamy. Desperate to escape the spotlight, he hides out in an old hotel, where he is determined to write his comeback book. But this is no ordinary hotel: it's full of some real characters. As Simon struggles to write something new, he must choose between the power of violent sensationalism and the true beauty of compassion and love.

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PLAIN FICTION is a feature-length drama currently in post-production, scheduled for release in 2018. 

The script for PLAIN FICTION has been in the works for five years. In 2016, Edward Columbia and Cyrus Duff founded Sulde Productions in order to bring the story to life as a feature-length film. After two highly successful shoots in winter and summer 2017, totally 40 days of filming, we wrapped principal photography on 12 July. The film is currently in post-production. Please click here to learn more about the project and what you can do to support it.