Phil Caton

Phil Caton

The Pusher – Manchester’s Serial Killer?

In the last six years, the remains of over 85 individuals have been recovered from the canals of Greater Manchester; most are young men. Now headlines have claimed a serial killer, dubbed by locals as ‘The Pusher’, could be at large in the city.  The film explores the truth behind the Twitter rumours pointing to this alleged serial murderer. Meeting the bereaved looking for answers and the experts placing pressure on authorities to open an investigation, this complex film explores the facts at the heart of a 21st Century urban mystery.

Channel 4 – 60 minute 

Director: Darren Lovell 

Producer: Will Robson 

Executive Producer: Nick Godwin