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GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING

by Peter Webber

synopsis

Set in 17th century Holland Girl With A Pearl Earring tells the imagined and highly suspenseful story behind one of Vermeer's greatest and most enigmatic paintings. Griet, a tilemaker's daughter, is forced by tragedy to become a maid for the master painter.

international title: Girl with a Pearl Earring
original title: Girl with a Pearl Earring
country: United Kingdom, Luxembourg
sales agent: Pathé International
year: 2003
genre: fiction
directed by: Peter Webber
film run: 91'
release date: UK 07/11/2003, PT 26/12/2003, BE/FR 03/03/2004, DE 23/09/2004, AT 24/09/2004, CH 14/10/2004
screenplay: Olivia Hetreed
cast: Colin Firth, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Wilkinson, Cilian Murphy
cinematography by: Eduardo Serra
film editing: Kate Evans
art director: Ben van Os
music: Alexandre Desplat
producer: Andy Paterson, Anand Tucker, Jimmy De Braband
production: Archer Street, Delux Productions
distributor: Pathé Distribution, Mikado (IT), Vitória Filme (PT), Pathé Distribution (FR), Concorde (AT/DE), Pathé Distribution (CH)