The French Lieutenant's Woman

Karel Reisz / United Kingdom 1981 / 124 min. / 15 years / Blu-ray
Reisz's most popular work, thanks to the contribution of screenwriter Harold Pinter, manages a complex postmodern masterpiece inspired by John Fowles, as it transforms the Victorian romance by adding a parallel filmmaking narrative. The film, nominated for five Oscars, offered Meryl Streep her first leading role, as well as discovering Jeremy Irons.

Screenings

Sunday 08.08.2021
8:00 - 10:14
Reduta 1
Director: Karel Reisz / United Kingdom 1981 / 124 + 10 min. / 15 years / Blu-ray / english / electronic czech subtitles
Introduction: Jan Jendřejek
Wednesday 11.08.2021
22:30 - 0:44
Hvězda Cinema
Director: Karel Reisz / United Kingdom 1981 / 124 + 10 min. / 15 years / Blu-ray / english / electronic czech subtitles
Introduction: Jan Jendřejek

Additional info

Directed by
Karel Reisz
Screenplay
Harold Pinter
Photography
Freddie Francis
Music
Carl Davis
Cast
Meryl Streepová (Sarah Woodruffová/Anna), Jeremy Irons (Charles Smithson/Mike), Hilton McRae (Sam), Emily Morganová (Mary), Charlotte Mitchellová (paní Tranterová), Lynsey Baxterová (Ernestina Freemanová), Leo McKern (dr. Grogan), Penelope Wiltonová (Sonia)