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Much Ado

Synopsis
Feature film based on Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing, written and directed by Anna-Elizabeth Shakespeare and Hillary Shakespeare (billed as ‘The Shakespeare Sisters’). This contemporary adaptation sees a local Rugby team descend on Leonato’s home when their bus breaks down. His niece Beatrice is not happy to see that her ex-boyfriend Benedick is one of the players.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2022
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare

Credits

Director
Anna-Elizabeth Shakespeare; Hillary Shakespeare
Producer
Anna-Elizabeth Shakespeare; Hillary Shakespeare
Cinematographer
Tom van den Broek
Editor
Anna-Elizabeth Shakespeare; Hillary Shakespeare
Screenplay
Anna-Elizabeth Shakespeare; Hillary Shakespeare
Music
Simon Porter
Cast
Anya Rivers 
Ed Francis 
Emma Beth Jones 
Harish Goutam 
Jack Boal 
Jack Purkis 
James McClelland 
Jody Larcombe 
Johnny Lucas 
Joseph Emms 
Luke Hunter 
Michael Otteson 
Nils Behling 
Peter Saracen 
Rory Hardisty 
Sean Micallef 
Tani Toluwa 
Toby Wynn-Davies 

Production Company

Name

Shakespeare Sisters

Web
https://www.shakespeare-sisters.com/ External site opens in new window

Distributor

Name

Amazon Prime

Name

Tanglewood Films

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