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Romeo Thinks Again

Synopsis
Short feature. The film imagines that at the end of Romeo and Juliet Romeo does not die; the poison the apothecary sold him was watered down. Romeo now works at the supermarket checkout.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1999
Duration
18 mins
Availability
No distributor or archive copy found (2007).

Credits

Director
Matthew Parkhill
Producer
Ray Walledge
Cinematographer
Trevor Brooker
Screenplay
Matthew Parkhill
Music
Kirk Zavieh
Costume
Jane Fox
Cast
Paul BlackthorneRomeo (Romeo)
Natasha WightmanJuliet (Juliet)
Ben CrimptonKevin
Hilda BraidMrs Sudberry
Michael CulkinWill

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Awards
President’s Award at the European Film Festival in Italy 2000. Short film.

Production Company

Name

Tigerlily Films

Name

Winkle Films

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