The Night of the Lonelies

Willy Brown

Short film

A naive Australian backpacker reluctantly agrees to discover a shortcut through a menacing London at night, only to find himself fearing for his life in the home of his guide.


Harry, an anxious young Australian backpacker, rides the London Underground alone at night on his way to meet someone who won’t return his messages. Then his phone dies, and he now has no way of finding the address. Rodger, a 60-year-old gentleman seated opposite, sparks a conversation with Harry and …

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About Willy Brown

Willy Brown is based in Melbourne and is currently completing a screenwriting degree at the VCA. He wrote, directed, and edited his first short film, An Immaculate Conception (2022), while living in Brighton, England, and is currently in post-production of... View Willy Brown's Bio

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