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Christopher and His Kind

The 'divinely decadent' Berlin cabaret scene is in full swing when a young and wide-eyed Christopher Isherwood arrives in the city to stay with his close friend and occasional lover, the poet WH Auden. To Isherwood's reserved English sensibility, the city's thriving gay subculture is thrilling and intoxicating. But Christopher soon finds himself heartbroken after the failure of a hopeless love affair, and so sets out on a process of self-discovery as he forges an identity and place for himself amidst the chaos of 1930s Berlin.

Release date:

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Wed 27 Jul 2011 22:00


Role Contributor
Christopher IsherwoodMatt Smith
Gerald HamiltonToby Jones
Jean RossImogen Poots
Kathleen IsherwoodLindsay Duncan
Wilfrid LandauerIddo Goldberg
Fraulein ThurauIssy van Randwyck
Heinz NeddermayerDouglas Booth
Wystan AudenPip Carter
Gerhardt NeddermayerTom Wlaschiha
Richard IsherwoodPerry Millward
Fraulein NeddermayerGertrude Thoma
Passport OfficerStuart Graham
Fraulein MayerMaggie Hayes
PiepsFaolan Morgan
ProducerCelia Duval
DirectorGeoffrey Sax
AuthorChristopher Isherwood