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1h 39m 2001

Brief Synopsis

Adaptation of Margaret Edson's play about Dr. Vivian Bearing, a renowned professor of English and scholar of poet John Donne who is forced to reassess her life when she is diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer.

Film Details

Release Date
2001
Location
London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

Synopsis

Adaptation of Margaret Edson's play about Dr. Vivian Bearing, a renowned professor of English and scholar of poet John Donne who is forced to reassess her life when she is diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer.

Crew

Harry Alley

Other

Joseph Alley

Carpenter

Steve Barry

Accounting Assistant

Joanna Beckett

Unit Manager

Les Benson

Props

Roy Biggs

Production

John Bloom

Editor

Simon Bosanquet

Producer

Tony Bradley

Transportation Coordinator

Roy Branch

Best Boy

Cary Brokaw

Executive Producer

Paul Carpenter

Carpenter

Emma Carplin

Art Assistant

Darryl Carter

Carpenter

Jack Carter

Construction Coordinator

Francesca Castellano

Production Coordinator

Terry Catlin

Driver

Kam Chan

Foley Editor

Don Ciana

Color Timer

Ben Cocks

Stand-In

Trevor Coop

Camera Operator

Clive Coote

Photography

Marko Costanzo

Foley Artist

Paul Cridlin

Boom Operator

Barney Davis

Other

Leo Davis

Casting

Carlos De Garvahio

Other

Linda De Vetta

Makeup

Linda De Vetta

Hair

Paysy Delord

Production Coordinator

Stephen Devlin

Other

Lee Dichter

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Ben Dixon

Assistant Director

Martin Duffy

Carpenter

Claire Edgcombe

Office Runner

Margaret Edson

Source Material

Margaret Edson

Play As Source Material

Colin Ellis

Props

Ray Espinola

Music Coordinator

Jennifer Euston

Casting Associate

Simon Faldon

Carpenter

Poppy Field

Production Assistant

Chris Fielder

Assistant Sound Editor

Toby Flesher

Electrician

David Ford

Production

William E Githens

Post-Production Accountant

Henryk Gorecki

Music

Ann Gray

Post-Production Coordinator

Brian Groves

Other

Michael Haley

Assistant Director

Michael Haley

Coproducer

Cliona Harkin

Art Director

Paul Harris

Electrician

Jospeh Hassell

Assistant

Sarah Hauldren

Art Director

Jenny Hawkins

Wardrobe Supervisor

Gary Hedges

Carpenter

John Hedges

Construction

Kevin Hedges

Carpenter

J. Roy Helland

Hair

J. Roy Helland

Makeup

Sarah Higbid

Wardrobe

John Hogan

Props

Martin Hubbard

Carpenter

Andrew Hunt

Wardrobe

Charles Ives

Music

Jeremy Jacobs

Driver

Carlton Jarvis

Medic

David John

Sound Mixer

Gareth John

Boom Operator

David Jones

Production

Frank Kern

Foley

Mark Kerrison

Driver

Evyen Klean

Music Supervisor

George Lara

Foley

David Latulippe

Music

Paul Lawlor

Carpenter

Mark Layton

Assistant Director

Ron Lee

Construction

Paul A Levin

Associate Producer

Jane Levy

Assistant

Ellen Lewis

Casting

Blake Leyh

Sound Effects Editor

Debora Lilavois

Assistant Sound Editor

Julie Lynn

Coproducer

James Manning

Production Assistant

Simon Marjordan

Carpenter

Stephen Mathie

Electrician

Michelle Matland

Assistant Costume Designer

Maxie Mcdonald

Property Master

Kathleen Mcgarry

Assistant

Seamus Mcgarvey

Director Of Photography

Jim Mcneil

Carpenter

Gareth Milne

Stunt Coordinator

Mark Milsome

Camera

Stephen Murray

Carpenter

Neil Murrum

Props

Peter Myslowski

Grip

Rachel Neale

Unit Production Manager

Mike Nichols

Screenplay

Mike Nichols

Executive Producer

Mitch Niclas

Props

Joyce Noakes

Accounting Assistant

Norman North

Other

Paul Nott-macaire

Carpenter

Jennie Paddon

Camera Trainee

Arvo Part

Music

Rebecca Peters

Video Playback

Jason Phelps

Carpenter

Reg Poerscout-edgerton

Office Runner

Nic Ratner

Music Editor

Keith Ratterbee

Other

Justine Redfern

Assistant

Claire Richards

Art Assistant

Ronnie Ross

Carpenter

Ann Roth

Costume Designer

Charles F Ryan

Coproducer

Eddie Sansom

Other

Linda Schickedanz

Medic

Michael Seirton

Set Decorator

Paul Sharp

Electrician

Dmitri Shostakovich

Music

Michael Simpson

Carpenter

John H Smith

Driver

Philip Stockton

Sound Editor

Anthony Strong

Production

Jeff Sullivan

Other

John Swan

Driver

Maryse Swanson

Stand-In

Juliet Taylor

Casting

David Tellefsen

Assistant

Darren Thackeray

Driver

Samantha Thomas

Location Manager

Emma Thompson

Screenplay

Alan Titmuss

Production

Daniel Turner

Production Assistant

Paul Turner

Props

Antonia Van Drimmelen

Associate Editor

Joe Violante

Camera Coordinator

Deborah Wallach

Adr Editor

Lee Walters

Gaffer

Sara Wan

Production

Dennis Watson

Other

Kenneth Welland

Other

John Whitby

Carpenter

Neverley Winston

Script Supervisor

Colin Woodbridge

Carpenter

Jane Wrigley

Wardrobe Assistant

Stuart Wurtzel

Production Designer

Wendy Zych

Assistant Production Coordinator

Paul Zydel

Adr

Film Details

Release Date
2001
Location
London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the 2001 award for Best Film Made for Cable from the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.

Winner of the Competition Special Jury Prize at the 2001 Berlin International Film Festival.

Aired in United States August 2001

Aired in United States February 2001

Aired in United States March 24, 2001

Released in United States on Video September 4, 2001

Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (in competition) February 7-18, 2001.

Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival (Closing Night) August 12-26, 2001.

Completed shooting October 8, 2000.

Began shooting September 4, 2000.