MAUDE

MAUDE is an unusual coming of age tale about the distance between life as you dream it and life as it is.

by emilymarcuson in London, Greater London, England

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On 9th December 2016 we successfully raised £7,538 with 105 supporters in 56 days

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Maude is a 'housewife' in her late sixties. While her husband is out at work, she spends her time cleaning and watching television, mainly game shows and old episodes of LOOSE WOMEN. Her only daytime company, Ernie the dog, has recently run away. Feeling trapped in her suburban existence and stale marriage, Maude daydreams about what else her life could be, including becoming the lounge singer she always dreamed about.

Hope of escape comes in the form of a letter notifying her she has won a Mediterranean cruise for two. Maude hides the news from her husband and fantasies about inviting Henri, the handsome Senegalese man who works at her local petrol station.

 As Maude's daydreams involving Henri become more bizarre and frequent, her fantasy world becomes increasingly muddled with her real life...

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A digital thank you Postcard from Maude

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A digital thank you Postcard from Maude Digital copy of script Private screening link to finished film

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A digital thank you postcard from Maude Digital copy of script Private screening link to finished film Invite to screening

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A digital thank you postcard from Maude Digital copy of script Private screening link to finished film Invite to screening Thank you in the credits Option of appearing as an extra

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A digital thank you postcard from Maude Digital copy of script Private screening link to finished film Option of appearing as an extra in the film Invite to screening Thank you in the credits Blooper reel

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An actual postcard from Maude – like sent in the old school post Digital copy of script Private screening link to finished film Option of appearing as an extra in the film Invite to screening Blooper reel 10 x DVD copies Executive Producer credit


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