Milk


1h 34m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Forty-five-year-old Adrian has been living with his mother Lucy and running their Wiltshire dairy farm all his adult life. When Lucy unexpectedly dies of a heart attack, a rogue's gallery of family members show up at the farm to argue over the execution of Ruth's will. The one object that everyone s

Film Details

Release Date
1999
Production Company
Freud Communications; Sky Pictures
Distribution Company
Bskyb
Location
Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

Synopsis

Forty-five-year-old Adrian has been living with his mother Lucy and running their Wiltshire dairy farm all his adult life. When Lucy unexpectedly dies of a heart attack, a rogue's gallery of family members show up at the farm to argue over the execution of Ruth's will. The one object that everyone seems to want, and several people try to steal, is Ruth's valuable Modigliani painting. In the midst of all this confusion over Ruth's death, a mysterious visitor named Ilaria inserts herself onto the scene and has a surprising effect on those gathered.

Film Details

Release Date
1999
Production Company
Freud Communications; Sky Pictures
Distribution Company
Bskyb
Location
Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Shown at Dinard Festival of British Film (in competition) in Dinard, France September 30 - October 3, 1999.

Shown at London Film Festival November 3-18, 1999.

Shown at Taormina International Film Festival, July 1999.

Feature directorial debut for Bill Brookfield.

Began shooting October 12, 1998.

Completed shooting November 20, 1998.

Released in United States 1999 (Shown at Dinard Festival of British Film (in competition) in Dinard, France September 30 - October 3, 1999.)

Released in United States 1999

Released in United States July 1999

Released in United States November 1999

Released in United States July 1999 (Shown at Taormina International Film Festival, July 1999.)

Released in United States November 1999 (Shown at London Film Festival November 3-18, 1999.)