Lady Macbeth

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Available until June 10, 2021

Northern England, 1860s. Katherine (Florence Pugh) is the new mistress on a mid-sized farm. But she’s soon put in her place by her boorish husband (Paul Hilton) and his bullying father (Christopher Fairbank)’and becomes little more than a servant. When both men are called away, she embarks on a reckless, passionate affair with a farmhand (Cosmo Jarvis). And when her father-in-law returns she is determined to prevail, no matter what it takes… A victim of oppression emerges as a full-fledged femme fatale.

"Pugh and the film around her hold an audience transfixed and conflicted to the end." Ty Burr, Boston Globe

"A wonderful performance in a very fine film." Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune

"This brilliantly feminist British indie film plunges a cold, sharp knife into the back of bonnet dramas." Cath Clarke, Time Out

Director Icon Director
William Oldroyd

 
Cast
Florence Pugh, Naomi Ackie, Cosmo Jarvis, Paul Hilton, Christopher Fairbanks, Golda Rosheuvel
Producer Fodhla Cronin O'Reilly
Screenwriter Nick Emerson
Cinematographer Ari Wegner
Editor Nick Emerson
Music Dan Jones
UK 2017 89 min. 19+ Review

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