Repressed passion, incest and violence in a bourgeois household of 1930’s France. Based on the play “My Sister in the House” which Nancy Meckler directed at the Hampstead theatre in 1987. My Sister in the House is itself an adaptation of Jean Genet’s The Maids which was based on a true story.

Director Nancy Meckler

Writer Wendy Kesselman

Cast Julie Walters, Joely Richardson, Jodhi May

Producers Norma Heyman

Production Credits Joyce Herlihy - Associate Producer, British Screen Productions, Channel Four Films, Film Four International, NFH Productions

Nancy Meckler

Festival Section Year Location
Austin Gay & Lesbian Festiva
Mostra internacional Barcelona
Seattle New Directors Showcase