A Quiet Passion

11 yrs 120 minutes 2016 6.5

Based on poet Emily Dickinson's life and work, director and writer Terence Davies tries, through biographies and texts, to understand how Dickinson's poems came to be, making her one of history's greatest poets. He portrays Dickinson's life from her adolescence to her later years as a timid, non-recognized artist. In the role of Emily Dickinson, Cynthia Nixon makes the best performance of her career, according to Paul Heath at The Hollywood News.

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Feature film
Genre: Biography, drama, bechdel approved
Director: Terence Davies
Actor: Cynthia Nixon, Jennifer Ehle, Keith Carradine
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English