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Lady Chatterley (4 stars)

French adaptation

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Lady Chatterley

An understated yet compelling French adaptation of Lawrence’s once scandalous novel. Eschewing melodrama the director Pascale Ferran focuses on how the sexual relationship transforms the lives of the lovers. Marina Hans and Jean-Louis Coullo’ch do stirling work investigating each others’ flesh.

GFT, Glasgow from Fri 24 Aug. Filmhouse, Edinburgh from Sun 26 Aug.

Lady Chatterley

  • 4 stars
  • 2006
  • Belgium/France/Britain
  • 168 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Pascale Ferran
  • Cast: Marina Hands, Jean-Louis Coullo'ch, Hippolyte Giradot

An understated yet compelling French adaptation of Lawrence's once scandalous novel. Eschewing melodrama, the director focuses on how the sexual relationship transforms the lives of the lovers.

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