Unmade Beds


1h 45m 1997

Brief Synopsis

A "fictional documentary" depicting the struggles of four New Yorkers desperate to find "suitable" partners: an ex-stripper searches for a "sugar daddy;" a heavy-set 28 -year-old woman looks to be married before 30; an older man searching for love for 15 years; and a middle-aged screenwriter who has

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
CHELSEA PICTURES/RED SKY ENTERTAINMENT

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

Synopsis

A "fictional documentary" depicting the struggles of four New Yorkers desperate to find "suitable" partners: an ex-stripper searches for a "sugar daddy;" a heavy-set 28 -year-old woman looks to be married before 30; an older man searching for love for 15 years; and a middle-aged screenwriter who has trouble selling himself.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
CHELSEA PICTURES/RED SKY ENTERTAINMENT

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States June 1998 (Shown at Florida Film Festival (in competition) June 12-21, 1998.)

Winner of Grand Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature at the 1998 Florida Film Festival.

Released in United States Summer August 7, 1998

Released in United States October 23, 1998

Released in United States on Video August 10, 1999

Released in United States 1997

Released in United States November 1997

Released in United States June 1998

Shown at Filmfest DC in Washington, DC April 22 - May 3,

Shown at Venice International Film Festival (Critic's Week) August 27 - September 6, 1997.

Shown at London Film Festival (British Cinema) November 6-23, 1997.

Shown at Nantucket Film Festival (in competition) in Nantucket Island, Massachusetts June 16-21, 1998.

Shown at Florida Film Festival (in competition) June 12-21, 1998.

Director Nicholas Barker interviewd over 400 single New Yorkers, eventually choosing four main characters and writing and revising his script in accordance to the unfolding stories of their lives.

Feature directorial debut for British television director Nicholas Barker.

Broadcast in USA over Cinemax as part of series "Reel Life" February 14, 1999.

1998.

Released in United States Summer August 7, 1998

Released in United States October 23, 1998 (Nuart Theater; Los Angeles)

Released in United States on Video August 10, 1999

Released in United States 1997 (Shown at Telluride Film Festival August 29 - September 1, 1997.)

Released in United States 1997 (Shown at Venice International Film Festival (Critic's Week) August 27 - September 6, 1997.)

Released in United States November 1997 (Shown at London Film Festival (British Cinema) November 6-23, 1997.)

Released in United States June 1998 (Shown at Nantucket Film Festival (in competition) in Nantucket Island, Massachusetts June 16-21, 1998.)