"O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou, Romeo?"
On the day traditionally celebrated in Verona as the birthday of one of their fair citizens who is thought to have inspired Shakespeare's Juliet, (from a novella by Luigi da Porto, "Historia novellamente ritrovata di due nobili amanti" ("Newly found story of two noble lovers"), written in 1530), meet our “Jules” played by Ben Steel (Home & Away, Winners & Losers) who gives us an insight into modern romance in a digital age.
“Deny thy father and refuse thy name.”
Shakespeare Republic … all the world’s a stage …
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Sally McLean
Director of Photography: Shaun Herbertson
Sound Recording, Edit & Design: Tim McCormick
Producers: Sally McLean, Perri Cummings & Billy Smedley
Filmed on location in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia