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If It Were Done

Synopsis
A short film with a contemporary setting based on scenes 1 and 7 from Act 1 of Shakespeare’s Macbeth. The meeting with the three wishes takes place in a garage while the scene in which the Macbeth’s plan Duncan’s murder takes place in a country house. The film concludes with the scene’s celebrated final line, ‘False face must hide what the false heart doth
know.'
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2022
Notes
Initial location filming in Hertfordshire undertaken in 2017.
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare

Online availability

URI
https://vimeo.com/710555482
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Director
Will Poole
Producer
Carey Thring
Cinematographer
Ben Manwaring
Writer
Carey Thring
Editor
Duncan Thomsen
Music
Sarah Hezen
Cast
Alicia Charles 
Carey Thring 
Claire-Maria Fox 
Kate Isitt 
Mark Fletcher 
Nick Waring 
Sarah Dorsett 

Production Company

Name

Falconbrook

Distributor

Name

Vimeo

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Name

YouTube

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