Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode
Starring: Luke Treadaway & Bob the Cat
Running Time: 103mins
Sometimes it takes 9 lives to save one.
James Bowen, a homeless busker and recovering drug addict has hit rock bottom, until his given one last chance by his support worker, Val. Who helps him to find his own place to live in. He lives day to day busking in Convent Garden in the bustling city of London, until one day alone in his new home he hears a break in and finds a new friend in his kitchen, a ginger cat. He struggles to find its owner over the next few days, with no luck the two soon become entwined in each other’s lives.
“A rewardingly unassuming, tough and tender portrait of a drug-addicted London busker whose ill-fated life takes a surprising turn after a ginger tabby turns up in his kitchen.” – Michael Rechtshaffen, Los Angeles Times