HARDEEP, RASHMI, and ATUL are brothers and sisters. Which means they can say anything they like to each other, no matter how honest.
Mad, Sad and Bad is a 90-minute comedy about mixed-race relationships set in Luton. It’s about mid-thirties siblings and friends whose personal lives are continuously messed up by their own selfish needs.
Mad, Sad and Bad explores our contemporary metropolitan neuroses through the intersecting lives of these siblings and their friends. The narrative slips from one character to the next as they escape and attack each other. all reluctant members of the same dysfunctional family.
Writer/Director: Avie Luthrie Avie graduated from the Director’s Course at the National Film and Television School, UK and was listed in Screen International’s “Stars of Tomorrow” 2004. In 2006 he was nominated for a BAFTA for his short film Lucky. Collectively his short films have won over 30 international awards. He is also a practising psychiatrist.
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Ipso Facto Films
7-15 Pink Lane
Newcastle upon Tyne
T: +44 (0) 191 230 2585
Writer / Director: Avie Luthra
Producers: Bex Hopkins and Christine Alderson
Cast: Meera Syal (Scoop, Sammy and Rosie Get laid) and Nitin Ganatra (Bride and Prejudice, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)