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Crackling Glade, The

Synopsis
Short. Two wives and two soldiers divided by war discuss the horror of the conflict. The film uses poetic language to open dialogue with its audience concerning the transience of life and the consequences of a fictional war on British soil. The film was made
whilst shooting a short in Tottenham as the riots broke out there.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2013
Duration
21 mins

Credits

Director
Robert Williams
Producer
Robert Williams
Screenplay
Robert Williams

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); war

Notes

Notes
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=5WlubOVUi8k (accessed 11/2013).
General
A 2013 finalist in Filming Shakespeare, an online competition for short films sponsored by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and Misfits Inc.

Production Company

Name

Lightmill Films

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