John Hurt appeared in over 200 films in a remarkable career spanning 55 years. He won numerous awards including four BAFTAs, a Golden Globe and was twice nominated for an Oscar. We are delighted to be screening a selection of his favourite films introduced by his wife, Anwen, who has curated this mini-season. Each screening will be followed by a Q&A with Anwen in conversation with special guests.
Love & Death on Long Island - Writer/Director Richard Kwietniowski. From a novel by Gilbert Adair, starring John Hurt and Jason Priestley
A reclusive writer becomes obsessed with an American teen idol and eventually pursues him to his Long Island home.
1997 1h 33mins Rated 15
Image courtesy of The Works Film Group Ltd
I loved the script, I loved working with Richard and Jason and I love the finished film…and received the best reviews of my career! - John Hurt