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Notes on a Scandal

Synopsis

Middle-aged history teacher Barbara discovers that the beguiling Sheba, a new teacher at St George's, is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old pupils. Barbara quickly positions herself as Sheba's chief defender. However, all is not what it seems and, as Sheba soon discovers, a friend can be just as treacherous as any lover.

Details

Year
2006
Type of film
Features
Running Time
tbc
Format
35mm
Director
Richard Eyre
Producer
Redmond Morris
Executive Producer
Redmond Morris
Editor
John Bloom
Screenwriter
Patrick Marber, based on the novel by Zoë Heller
Director of Photography
Chris Menges
Principal Cast
Judi Dench, Cate Blanchett, Bill Nighy, Andrew Simpson

Production Company

Notes Productions Ltd
c/o DNA Films
15 Greek Street
London W1D 4DP
UK

T +44 (0)20 7292 8700
F+44 (0)20 7292 8701

info@dnafilms.com

BBC Films

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Company

Distributed by 20th Century Fox