Carrington

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In this fact-based film, painter Dora Carrington (Emma Thompson) develops an intimate but extremely complex bond with writer Lytton Strachey (Jonathan Pryce). Though Lytton is a homosexual, he is enchanted by the mysterious Dora and they begin a lifelong... read more
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In this fact-based film, painter Dora Carrington (Emma Thompson) develops an intimate but extremely complex bond with writer Lytton Strachey (Jonathan Pryce). Though Lytton is a homosexual, he is enchanted by the mysterious Dora and they begin a lifelong friendship that has strangely romantic undertones. Eventually, Lytton and Dora decide to live together, despite the fact that the latter has fallen in love with military man Ralph Partridge (Steven Waddington), whom she plans to marry.

Original Release

05/02/1995

Cast

Jonathan Pryce Lytton Strachey
Emma Thompson Dora Carrington
Rufus Sewell Mark Gertler
Samuel West Gerald Brenan
Steven Waddington Ralph Partridge
Janet McTeer Vanessa Bell
Penelope Wilton Lady Ottoline Morrell
Jeremy Northam Beacus Penrose
Alex Kingston Frances Partridge
Richard Clifford Clive Bell
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Christopher Hampton

Writers

Christopher Hampton, Michael Holroyd

Cast

Jonathan Pryce Lytton Strachey
Emma Thompson Dora Carrington
Rufus Sewell Mark Gertler
Samuel West Gerald Brenan
Steven Waddington Ralph Partridge
Janet McTeer Vanessa Bell
Penelope Wilton Lady Ottoline Morrell
Jeremy Northam Beacus Penrose
Alex Kingston Frances Partridge
Richard Clifford Clive Bell
David Ryall Mayor
Stephen Boxer Military Rep
Peter Blythe Phillip Morrell
Sebastian Harcombe Roger Senhouse
Annabel Mullion Mary Hutchinson
Gary Turner Duncan Grant
Georgiana Dacombe Marjorie Gertler
Helen Blatch Nurse
Neville Phillips Court Usher
Christopher Birch Dr. Starkey Smith

Producers

Francis Boespflug Executive Producer
Philippe Carcassonne Executive Producer
Fabienne Vonier Executive Producer
John McGrath Producer
Ronald Shedlo Producer
Chris Thompson Producer

Editors

George Akers

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