"Love Me Tender"

Short Films

90sec Cut Down from 30 min TV Film
Dir: Pat Harkins
Prod: Christine Maclean
With Julie Graham and Stuart McQuarrie
BBC Scotland

* Winner: Best Production - BAFTA Scotland, 1997

A 30 minute BBC TV comedy drama. Elvis Presley is the idol of a Glaswegian housewife, Rose (Julie Graham). She works long hours in part-time jobs saving money to visit Gracelands and this causes friction with her husband, Billy, (Stuart McQuarrie). His workmates , Tommy (Alexander Morton) and Franny (Gavin Mitchell) mock him for being too soft with Rose. The story develops from there.