Capital Celluloid 2022 — Day 189: Sun Jul 10

The Romantic Englishwoman (Losey, 1975): BFI Southbank, NFT3, 6.10pm

This rarely screened film, part of the Glenda Jackson season, is also being shown on July 18th.You can find all the details here.

BFI introduction:
Elizabeth (Jackson) is in a mundane relationship with Lewis (Caine), a popular novelist, and decides to travel to Germany on a trip of self discovery. There, she meets a mysterious younger man and unwittingly puts herself and her family in danger the closer she gets to him. This psychological drama is a mature, enthralling piece written by Tom Stoppard and Thomas Wiseman (whose novel this is based on).

Here (and above) are some clips from the film.

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