Jessie Buckley (Wild Rose, Judy) and Josh O’Connor (The Crown, God’s Own Country) play the star-crossed lovers in this sublime new version filmed in the remarkable backstage spaces of the National Theatre.
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"★★★★★ – Riveting. A testament to the power of the imagination" – Telegraph
"★★★★★ – an ingenious triumph" – Guardian
★★★★ – The Times
★★★★ – Evening Standard
Romeo and Juliet risk everything to be together. In defiance of their feuding families, they chase a future of joy and passion as violence erupts around them.
This bold new film brings to life the remarkable backstage spaces of the National Theatre in which desire, dreams and destiny collide to make Shakespeare’s romantic tragedy sing in an entirely new way.
Jessie Buckley (Wild Rose, Judy) and Josh O’Connor (The Crown, God’s Own Country) play Juliet and Romeo. The award-winning cast includes Tamsin Greig, Fisayo Akinade, Adrian Lester, Lucian Msamati, Deborah Findlay.