Winner of the 1999 Academy Awards for Best Picture, Shakespeare in Love depicts a fictional love affair between a young William Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes) and Viola de Lesseps (Gwyneth Paltrow). Shakespeare, experiencing writers’ block and more or less penniless, is inspired by his love for Viola to write Romeo and Juliet.
This screening features a Q&A with the film's producer, David Parfitt
Directed by John Madden and starring Joseph Fiennes, Ben Affleck, Colin Firth, Gwyneth Paltrow and Judi Dench
Cert 15/120 mins
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Ticket includes a complimentary glass of wine, snacks and film notes.