M A K E U P Feature film
Ruth moves in with her boyfriend in a remote holiday park and tensions rise as she makes an unsettling discovery that lures her into a spiral of obsession.
Make Up stars Bafta-winner Molly Windsor (Three Girls, Traces, Cheat) alongside Joseph Quinn (Les Miserables, Howard's End) and Stefanie Martini (Prime Suspect, 1973). The film premiered in the First Feature competition at BFI London Film Festival and will be released by Curzon in the UK next year.
THE SUTHERLAND FIRST FEATURE AWARD, BFI London Film Festival, 2019 - NOMINATED
"Claire Oakley’s mazy coming-of-age psychodrama is gorgeous and inventive." SIGHT + SOUND [review]
"Claire Oakley’s arresting debut premieres in the LFF’s Sutherland competition." SCREEN DAILY [review]
"Curzon, BBC strike UK deal on Claire Oakley’s LFF premiere ‘Make Up’" SCREEN DAILY [article]
Writer / Director: Claire Oakley
Producer: Emily Morgan
Cast: Molly Windsor, Joseph Quinn, Stefanie Martini, Lisa Palfrey, Theo Barklem-Biggs, Elodie Wilton
Director of Photography: Nick Cooke
Production company: Quiddity Films
Exec Producers: Creative England, BFI, BBC Films