- 2h 15min
- Directed by: Terence Davies
- Written by: Lewis Grassic Gibbon, Terence Davies
- Cast: Agyness Deyn, Peter Mullan, Kevin Guthrie
- UK release: 15 October 2015
Adaptation of Lewis Grassic Gibbon's novel about Chris Guthrie (Deyn), a bright and able young woman in north-east Scotland in the early years of the last century. Plaintive but rigorously unsentimental; Deyn's tender performance is a revelation and the film has the force to linger and grow in the memory.
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
Reviews & features
'What I love about the book is that it's so full of humanity' – Terence Davies and Agyness Deyn on Sunset Song12 Nov 2015
Long-awaited adaptation of Lewis Grassic Gibbon's book hits the big screen
Sitting in the swish confines of London's Corinthia Hotel, Terence Davies is being charmingly modest. He's talking about his new film, Sunset Song, his long-gestating adaptation of Lewis Grassic Gibbon's classic 1932 novel of life in rural Scotland. 'I…
Sunset Song16 Sep 2015
TIFF 2015: Agyness Deyn impresses in Terence Davies' lovingly crafted latest
The long-awaited screen version of Sunset Song is as much a Terence Davies film as it is a loving adaptation of the Lewis Grassic Gibbon novel. Told in artful compositions of golden cornfields and snowy winter landscapes, it offers a plaintive…
Sunset Song Official Trailer
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