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The Nest Egg (2016)

| Short, Comedy, Drama
The Nest Egg: the story of a chicken suit, benevolence and eggs.

Director:

Lucy Patrick Ward
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2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Copley ... Ernie
James Northcote ... Michael
Lily Bacon-Darwin Lily Bacon-Darwin ... Amy
Lia Burge Lia Burge ... Tracey
James Hillier ... Joel
Sam Hillier Sam Hillier ... Miles
Albert Hillier Albert Hillier ... Oliver
Sam Jones Sam Jones ... Teen 1
Jonathon Chabaras Jonathon Chabaras ... Teen 2
Charlie Clarke Charlie Clarke ... Teen 3
Sammy Kissin Sammy Kissin ... Miss Taylor
Mia Dupree ... Melissa
Nick Blakeley Nick Blakeley ... Shop Cashier
Samantha Pearl Samantha Pearl ... Young Woman In Cafe
Oliver Knoop Oliver Knoop ... Young Man In Cafe
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Storyline

Ernie is a widower with a windfall. He wants his wife, not the cash and comes up with an ingenious plan to find a deserving person to give it to. Tracey and her daughter, Amy, have each other but no money. Could fate and eggs bring them all together? Written by The Nest Egg

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money | eggs | chicken suit | See All (3) »

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The story of a chicken suit, benevolence and eggs.

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Short | Comedy | Drama

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touching
27 January 2020 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

I love it for gentle idea. For the precise reference to bullying. For the spirit of old fairy tale or Frank Capra film. And for the acting. For the bitter poetry and for something easy to define as magic. So, a profound touching film.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

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Budget:

GBP13,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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