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Sean Ellis (written by)
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Tagline:
You give 8 hours...They give you money.
Plot:
Ben is an art college student in London, whose imagination runs wild as he works the late-night shift at the local supermarket. What do he and his colleagues do to pass the long, endless hours of the night? Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. Another 6 wins See more »
User Reviews:
Atmospheric short film See more (15 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Sean Biggerstaff ... Ben

Emilia Fox ... Sharon
Stuart Goodwin ... Jenkins

Michael Dixon ... Barry
Michael Lambourne ... Matt
Hatti Riemer ... Old Lady
Frank Hesketh ... Young Ben
Irene Bagach ... Frozen Girl 1
Christine Fuller ... Frozen Girl 2

Celesta Hodge ... Deer Girl
Kinvara Balfour ... Shampoo Girl 1

Cherie Nichole ... Shampoo Girl 2
Hayley-Marie Coppin ... Swedish Student
Daphne Guinness ... Checkout Counter Woman
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nia Roberts ... Woman at the Till (uncredited)

Michelle Ryan ... Suzy (uncredited)
Janine-May Tinsley ... Adult Natalie (uncredited)

Directed by
Sean Ellis 
 
Writing credits
Sean Ellis (written by)

Produced by
Lene Bausager .... producer
Daphne Guinness .... executive producer
Kai-Lu Hsiung .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Rick Astley 
 
Cinematography by
Alex Barber 
 
Film Editing by
Dayn Williams 
 
Production Design by
Morgan Kennedy 
 
Art Direction by
Ben Irwin 
 
Production Management
Carla Poole .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Marco Ciglia .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Giancarlo Dellapina .... sound mixer
Tawa K. Durowoju .... boom operator
Lee Walpole .... sound effects editor
 
Visual Effects by
Max Horton .... digital colourist
 
Editorial Department
Lisa Jordan .... post-production coordinator
 
Transportation Department
Russell Chipz Chipping .... driver
 
Other crew
Winnie Li .... production coordinator
 

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Runtime:
18 min
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Trivia:
The shampoo bottles Barry and Matt use to "help the ladies" are actually a real brand of shampoo and hair products by Umberto Giannini.See more »
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Referenced in The Present (2010)See more »
Soundtrack:
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2 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Atmospheric short film, 2 October 2013
Author: Tom_Soprano

For such a short film (15 minutes), 'Cashback' offered quite a lot.

It is about staff who work the night shift at a supermarket and the stuff they get up to. Then we see what Ben's imagination is to pass time.

There are a few laughs and all the cast do a very good job. The short film is extremely well made and does have a message. The atmosphere builds up as it goes on so it really draws you in.

At 15 minutes, you don't have much to lose, just give it a try. I enjoyed it but I don't think I saw enough to make me want to watch the full length version which was released two years later.

Don't watch if full frontal nudity will offend you.

7/10.

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