Emma Thompson shares the screen with her husband Greg Wise and a fantastic British cast in this lavish biopic of 19th century artist John Ruskin and his striking teenage bride Euphemia “Effie” Gray. Thompson also wrote the script, which tells of Effie’s affair with Pre Raphaelite Painter Sir John Everett Millais and the scandalous trial that followed. The Mon 1 Dec screening will be followed by a Q&A with Dr Hilary Weeks from the University of Gloucestershire.
Dir: Richard Laxton Cast: Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Greg Wise, Julie Walters, James Fox, Robbie Coltrane, Derek Jacobi, David Suchet
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"Emma Thompson has penned an entertaining take on the doomed victorian marraige of John Ruskin to Effie Gray"