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by Rob Heydon


Published in 1996 and in the number one spot in its first week, 'Ecstasy' is a collection of short stories by Irvine Welsh. Based on the last novella of the book, 'The Undefeated', the film is a transformational love story - from the love of ecstasy to the ecstasy of love.

original title: Ecstasy
country: United Kingdom, Canada
year: 2011
genre: fiction
directed by: Rob Heydon
film run: 99'
release date: GB 20/04/2012
screenplay: Rob Heydon, Ben Tucker, Paul McCafferty, Matt MacLennan (based on the book by Irvine Welsh)
cast: Billy Boyd, John Hannah, Bill Paterson, Elize du Toit, Alex Ferns
producer: Dennis Jones, Rob Heydon, Olivier Farcouli, Joni Cuquet
backing: Canadian Federal Tax Credits, Canadian Provincial Tax Credits