MAKE UP hits UK Cinemas 31st July

MAKE UP hits UK Cinemas and is available on Curzon Home Cinema from 31st July 2020.

The film stars BAFTA winner Molly Windsor and is the debut feature by award winning Writer & Director Claire Oakley. The Hair and Make Up Design was by Adele Firth and Jamie Neale was the Movement Director.

The film received its worldwide premiere at the BFI London Film Festival, its International Premiere at Rotterdam and was screened as part of SXSW’s festival this year. It has been nominated for The Sutherland First Feature Award, BFI London Film Festival (2019) and the Adam Yauch Hornblower Award SXSW (2020).


"This sexy, eerie Cornish creeper is the best British film of 2020 so far" The Telegraph ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

“love, of course, is always a frightener — the lesson of this bold, impressive movie” The Financial Times ★★★★

"Claire Oakley’s mazy coming-of-age psychodrama is gorgeous and inventive" Sight + Sound

"Claire Oakley’s arresting debut premieres in the LFF’s Sutherland competition" Screen Daily

New filmmaker Claire Oakley on desire and storytelling  Financial Times interview

'I was worried people might think we were making a porno'  Guardian interview


MAKE UP will be available at the following cinemas from 31st July:

West End/ London

  • Curzon Mayfair
  • Curzon Bloomsbury
  • Curzon Wimbledon
  • Genesis Mile End

Outside of London

  • Curzon Canterbury
  • Curzon Richmond
  • WTW Plaza Truro
  • WTW Barnstaple


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