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by Benjamin Ross


“N” has lived in the institutionalised world of a North London psychiatric ward for years upon years, and doesn’t want to change a thing about it. The turning point in her life comes with a new patient, an elegant and temperamental black woman named Poppy Shakespeare, who insists she is not insane. The two women strike up an unusual friendship...

international title: Poppy Shakespeare
original title: Poppy Shakespeare
country: United Kingdom
year: 2007
genre: fiction
directed by: Benjamin Ross
screenplay: Sarah Williams
cast: Naomie Harris, Anna Maxwell Martin, Tessa Peake Jones, Adrian Scarborough, Cathy Murphy
cinematography by: Danny Cohen
film editing: David Charap
art director: Nina Kobiashvili
music: Molly Nyman, Harry Escott
producer: Charles Steel, Alasdair Flind
production: Cowboy Films Ltd.

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