Ralph Fiennes on his directorial debut


Actor Ralph Fiennes has made his directorial debut with an adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy Coriolanus transposed to a contemporary setting.

The play was set in 5th Century BC but in the film the action takes place in a modern war-torn Balkan-style setting.

Talking Movies' Tom Brook has been to meet Ralph Fiennes who also stars in the title role.

Talking Movies is broadcast on BBC World News on Saturday at 13:30 GMT and is repeated on Sunday at 00:30, 07:30 and 20:30 GMT.

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