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Friday 05 August 2016
11:45 to 14:00
British Council Kandy

The British Council has joined forces with the British Film Institute (BFI) and other partners to offer a touring programme of British film adaptations of Shakespeare.

Date: 05 August 2016

Time : 11.45a.m. – 02.00p.m.

Venue: British Council Kandy

Entrance: FREE! 


In a modern retelling of William Shakespeare's "Scottish play," three strange garbage collectors make a glorious prediction for head chef Joe Macbeth's future. With his wife Ella goading him on, Macbeth makes plans to take ownership of the high-class Glaswegian restaurant where they are both employed. The first step: murder owner and celebrity chef Duncan

James McAvoy, Keeley Hawes, Joseph Millson and Toby Kebbell star in Peter Moffat's updating of Shakespeare's darkest tragedy - Macbeth. 

Rating: 12
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Directed By: Peter Moffat
Written By: Peter Moffat
Runtime: 90 minutes