Falling for Figaro

Comedy/Romance | NR | 105 min.

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Film Info
Event Type:Feature
Release Year:2021
Rating:Not Rated
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Country:Australia
Original Langauge:English
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Ben Lewin
Cast:Danielle Macdonald
Hugh Skinner
Joanna Lumley
Gary Lewis
Shazad Latif
Produced By:Philip Wade
Judi Levine
Arabella Page Croft
Screenwriter:Ben Lewin
Allen Palmer
Music By:Cezary Skubiszewski


From acclaimed director Ben Lewin (The Sessions), FALLING FOR FIGARO is a romantic comedy set in the fierce world of opera singing competitions, starring Danielle Macdonald (Dumplin’, Patti Cake$, Skin) and Joanna Lumley (Me Before You, The Wolf of Wall Street, Absolutely Fabulous).

Millie (Macdonald) is a brilliant young fund manager, who leaves her unfulfilling job and long-term boyfriend to chase her lifelong dream of becoming an opera singer…in the Scottish Highlands! She begins intense vocal training lessons with renowned but fearsome singing teacher and former opera diva Meghan Geoffrey-Bishop (Lumley). It is there she meets Max (Hugh Skinner), another of Meghan’s students who is also training for the upcoming “Singer of Renown” contest. What begins as a brutal competition between Millie and Max slowly turns into something more…