Subsequently he directed a large-scale production of Sartre’s Kean in Tokyo, Waiting For Godot in Munich and Two Noble Kinsmen at the RSC for the Complete Works Festival. His opera productions include Don Pasquale at Sadler’s Wells Theatre and La Serva Padrona in Portugal.
William’s first short film, Christ's Dog was written by Howard Barker and nominated for Best Short Film at the Hamburg International Independent Film Festival. His second short film, Best, written by Adam Brace, won the Sundance London Short Film competition and subsequently screened at Sundance, Park City.
Lady Macbeth is his first feature film.
Cast & Crew
Directed by: William Oldroyd
Written by: Alice Birch
Produced by: Fodhla Cronin O'Reilly
Cinematography: Ari Wegner
Editing: Nick Emerson
Production Design: Jacqueline Abrahams
Costume Design: Holly Waddington
Make-Up & Hair: Sian Wilson
Sound Design: Ben Baird, Dan Jones
Main Cast: Florence Pugh (Katherine), Cosmo Jarvis (Sebastian), Paul Hilton (Alexander), Naomi Ackie (Anna), Christopher Fairbank (Boris)
Nominations and Awards
- European Discovery - Prix Fipresci 2017
- European Actress 2017
- EFA Feature Film Selection 2017