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LADY MACBETH

by William Oldroyd

synopsis

Rural England, 1865. Katherine is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, whose family are cold and unforgiving. When she embarks on a passionate affair with a young worker on her husband’s estate, a force is unleashed inside her, so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.

international title: Lady Macbeth
original title: Lady Macbeth
country: United Kingdom
sales agent: Protagonist Pictures
year: 2016
genre: fiction
directed by: William Oldroyd
film run: 89'
release date: ES 24/03/2017
screenplay: Alice Birch
cast: Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, Naomi Ackie, Paul Hilton
cinematography by: Ari Wegner
film editing: Nick Emerson
art director: Thalia Ecclestone
costumes designer: Holly Waddington
music: Dan Jones
producer: Fodhla Cronin O'Reilly
production: Sixty Six Pictures, Creative England’s iFeatures
backing: Creative England, BBC Films, BFI, Oldgarth Media
distributor: Altitude Film Entertainment Distribution, KMBO, BTeam Pictures