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Synopsis
Short. Drama set in a provincial repertory theatre where a production of Macbeth is taking place.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1990
Transmission details
28 Oct 1996 at 00:45 (Channel: BBC2)
Duration
23 mins

Credits

Director
Joe Cornish
Producer
Joe Cornish
Cinematographer
Nigel C. Goudge
Writer
Joe Cornish
Music
Roderick Adams
Cast
Natalie SlaterLady Macbeth
Audrey LeybourneLighting woman
Jimmy GallagherStagehand
Ken WynneSound man
Lynette DaviesActor’s wife
Ronald LaceyActor

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Repertory theatre

Notes

History
The film was screened on BBC2 28 October 1996 (0.45-1.10). The copy held by the BFI National Archive is an off-air recording of this transmission.
Screened at the 35th London Film Festival in the British Shorts section.

Production Company

Name

Jonathan English Productions

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

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