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Merry Maids of Madness, The

Synopsis
After walking out of her wedding for a sandwich, Beatrice decides to take a rest at the Stratford Home for Rest and Rehabilitation. Beatrice soon realises that if she wants to get out, she’ll need a plan and the help of her unusual cohorts. A feature length comedy inspired in the main by the women of Shakespeare. Characters include Lady Anne, Beatrice, Benedick, Bottom, Falstaff, Helena, Juliet, Kate, Lady Macbeth, Ophelia, Titania and Viola.
Language
English (United States)
Country
Great Britain; United States
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2016
Duration
99 mins

Credits

Director
Phillip Hughes
Producer
Jean Jacobson; Kelly Stone
Cinematographer
Corey Weintraub
Writer
Jenn Daugherty
Music
Gautier Galard
Cast
Amy BakliniTonya
Amy BourqueOphelia
Barbie RobertsonDesdemona
Daniel T. CornishNick Bottom
Jenn DaughertyBeatrice
Madi FristJuliet
Michael BernardiBenedick
Rachel HroncichHelen
Rebekah WigginsViola
Sarah MinnichKate

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Historical period
Contemporary

Notes

General
Funded partly hough a kickstarter campaign. Mainly shot at the Amy Biehl Highschool in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Online Availability

Online URL
https://vimeo.com/ondemand/themerrymaidsofmadness
Online format
Streamed/Download

Production Company

Name

Uncanny Entertainment

Email
uncannyfilmmaker@gmail.com

Online Retailer

Name

amazon.co.uk

Web
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Name

Vimeo

Web
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