The Governess

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The Governess Synopsis

A beautiful, tempestuous young Jewish woman poses as a Christian governess to support her destitute family until a forbidden love affair reveals her true identity.

  • Credits
    • Starring:
      Minnie Driver, Tom Wilkinson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Harriet Walter
    • Director:
      Sandra Goldbacher
    • Producers:
      Sarah Curtis
    • Screenplay:
      Sandra Goldbacher
    • Executive Producers:
      Sally Hibbin
    • Distributor
      Momentum Pictures
    • Sales Agent:
      Pandora Cinema
    • Credits summary:
      Parallax Pictures presents with the participation of British Screen and the Arts Council of England in association with BBC Films and Pandora Cinema
    • Certificate:
      15
    • Running time:
      114 mins 30 secs
  • Release Dates
    • In Cinemas
      October 23rd 1998
    • Out on DVD
      February 19th 2001
    • Released
      October 23rd 1998

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