Madame Ida – 2011February 8, 2012
Madame Ida – 2011
Originally developed over two periods, at the Playground, as a theatre piece,
Madame Ida finally came to life as a short film. Featuring two Playground artists,
Lisa Forrell – the director, and Naomi Sorkin (Madame Ida) it also stars, Celia Imrie,
Maryam D’Abo and Angelique Rivoux. The film was produced by Cecilia Frugiuele for Parkville Films. It was previewed at the V&A and the Hay Festival and premiered at the Capri International Arts Festival in September 2011. In January 2012 it was shown at the London Short Film Festival, at a special screening in Paris and in March 2012 will be seen at the Female Eye film festival in Toronto, Canada.