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Measure for Measure: [email protected]
Director: Paul Ireland
Producers: Damian Hill, Paul Ireland
Screenwriter: Damian Hill, Paul Ireland
Starring: Hugo Weaving, Harrison Gilbertson, Megan Hajjar, Doris Younane, Mark Leonard Winter, Daniel Henshall, Malcolm Kennard, Christie Whelan Brown, Fayssal Bassi.
Synopsis: A contemporary re-telling of Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure. An unlikely romance ignites between a young immigrant Muslim girl and a young musician, set against Melbourne’s notorious commission flats, where a world of crime, drugs, and racial disharmony reign….