Don't You Want Me, Baby? is a comedy/action short film and is Sisu Productions first official production. The film began as a small passion project, aiming to bring together female filmmakers, creating something that everyone involved could be proud of and utilise in their own work. The whole team at Sisu worked collaboratively on the script, with Rebecca and Beth also staring in the film, which was directed by Oona.
Don't You Want Me, Baby? was filmed in fall of 2021 and had its premiere in July 2022 in The Lexi Cinema in London.
Cake. Bloodshed. One giant squid.
Lydia and Rosie can't get on board with ' the mummy club' at Alice's baby shower, and it only takes one bitchy comment from the seemingly perfect Beatrice for things to descend into chaos...
Don't You Want Me, Baby?' explores the pressure that women face when it comes to the discussion around pregnancy, highlighting the various prejudices that surround the topic and aiming to open up the conversation to a wider audience.
Full Crew & Cast List
Director - Oona Koivula
Writers - Oona Koivula, Beth Noonan-Roberts, Rebecca Wilson
Producer - Rebecca Wilson
Post-Production Producer - Keevy Wardaugh
Production Manager - Keevy Wardaugh
1st Assistant Director - Molly Vandermeer
Director of Photography - Josie Copeland
1st Camera Assistant - Liam Rees
Editor - Sam Rigal
Assistant Editor - Oona Koivula
Script Supervisor - Amelia Deering
Colorist - Kasia Jarco
Composer - James Wedlock
Sound Designer - Rick Smith
Sound Recordist - Dan Garland
Fight Director - Rebecca Wilson
Fight Supervisor - Lucy Wordsworth
Assistant Fight Supervisor - Jake Nwogu
Costume Designer - Marianna Loukou
Hair & Makeup Artist - Charlotte Threadwell
1st Art Director - Alison Simmons
2nd Art Director - Magdalena Fiedler
Art Assistant - Maddy Joyce
Lydia - Rebecca Wilson
Rosie - Melaina Pecorini
Beatrice - Emma Humpston
Katie - Beth Noonan-Roberts
Lily - Helena Bollen
Millie - Hannah Moss
Frankie - Melissa Lowe
Alice - Marianna Loukou
Alexa Voice - Beth Noonan-Roberts