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Wild Rose United Kingdom 2018 | 101 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2019

Tom Harper

After some prize-winning shorts, TOM HARPER (*1980) made a name for himself a directing British TV films. Wild Rose celebrated its premiere in 2018 at the Toronto International Film Festival.

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A star is born: newcomer Jessie Buckley shines in this unsentimental portrait of a rebellious country singer on the road to fame. Newly released from prison, single mum Rose-Lynn (Jessie Buckley) is trying to get her life together. She keeps her head above water with a cleaning job, while dreaming of appearing at the Country Festival in Nashville and finally leaving the run-down tenements of Glasgow behind her. When her boss hears Rose-Lynn sing, she is bowled over and organizes a few little gigs. Rose-Lynn begins to find her voice – but her mother keeps hauling her back to grim reality.

Supported by:
HAMBURG SCHOOL OF ENGLISH
Orig. Title: Wild Rose
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Section: Kaleidoscope
Tags:
Director: Tom Harper
Screenplay: Nicole Taylor
Cast: Jessie Buckley, Julie Walters, Sophie Okonedo, James Harkness, Jamie Sives, Bob Harris
Producer: Tamera Brooks,Faye Ward
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Jack Arnold
Director of Photography: George Steel
Production Design: Lucy Spink
Editor: Mark Eckersley
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
Printsource:
German Distributor: Entertainment One Germany
World Sales: Sierra / Affinity
Production: Fable Pictures
Contact: Anke Fischer, Entertainment One Germany: afischer@entonegroup.com

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