Set in the 1850’s, the film tells the tale of a humble clerk, living in a garret above a London theatre, who decides to impersonate a rich man and, through a series of elaborate cons, makes his name and fortune in the city. From the director of Little Dorrit. There is no separate m&e track for this film.

Director Christine Edzard

Writer Christine Edzard, Olivier Stockman

Cast Derek Jacobi, Cyril Cusack, Corin Redgrave, Miranda Richardson

Producers Christine Edzard

Production Credits Celia Bannerman - Associate Producer, Sands Films, Film Four International, British Screen Productions

Christine Edzard

Festival Section Year Location
Toronto Festival of Festivals