EFFIE GRAY (2014)
Rating 12A | 1h 44min | Biography, Drama, Romance | Language: English
When Effie Gray becomes the wife of distinguished writer John Ruskin, it soon becomes apparent that Ruskin regards her as a muse rather than a wife, and the stifling atmosphere of their home soon takes a toll on Effie's health.
CAST & CREW
Stars - Dakota Fanning, Greg Wise, Tom Sturridge
Director - Richard Laxton
Screenplay - Emma Thompson
Cinematography - Andrew Dunn
Editing - Kate Williams
Music - Paul Cantelon
Producers - Andreas Roald, Donald Rosenfeld, Robyn Rosenfeld, Julian Gleek, Robert Hewison, Martin Keatman, O'Brien Kelley
AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2015
Nominee - Just Kidding Award, Thrown Under the Bus
Nominee - WFCC Award, Best Young Actress (Dakota Fanning)
"Beautiful! A deftly crafted period drama that flourishes in the hands of its screenwriter and co-star, Emma Thompson"
THE EDINBURGH REPORTER
"A beautifully crafted film filled with a haunting stillness and melancholy touched with moments of humor."
BEHIND THE LENS
"Dakota Fanning gives a star central performance which carries the film, and it is peopled with celebrated British actors of different generations." DOG AND WOLF