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William

Synopsis
Independent short. "When William Shakespeare’s mother tells him to change the ending of Romeo and Juliet because it’s ‘too sad’, he begins the process of finding a new conclusion, with each new ending he writes becoming more ridiculous than the last". [Synopsis from IMDb].
Language
English
Country
Australia
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2012
Duration
8 mins
Availability
No archive or distributor copy known (3/2012).

Credits

Director
Sam Lara
Producer
Sam Lara
Cinematographer
Sam Lara
Screenplay
Jeff Canin
Music
Loic Valmy
Cast
Nicholas Watson (2)Romeo
Elle MickelJuliet
Nicholas Watson (2)William Shakespeare
Nicole MurrayShakespeare’s mother

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Student productions; alternative endings

Notes

Notes
Source: Internet Movie Database (IMDb].
General
Lara’s final year 12 film at Queensland Academy for Creative Industries.

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