Synopsis: London’s East End 1969. Based on real events. Two chancers ‘find’ a lump of Uranium and crisscross Europe to find a buyer. Accompanied by Danny’s girl, the lovely Carole. They encounter a diverse cast of bizarre characters, all trying to steal the ‘Hot Potato’, but a deal agreed inside the Vatican has the co-conspirators confounding each other. The story twists and turns to an exciting and unexpected finale.
The Hot Potato is directed by Tim Lewiston and filming is hoping to start at the at the end of September this year. You can find out more from the film on their Facebook page here, they’re twitter here and the film’s offiial website here.