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ON CHESIL BEACH

by Dominic Cooke

synopsis

On Chesil Beach tells the story of Florence (Saoirse Ronan) and Edward (Billy Howle), very much in love despite their different backgrounds. An intimate portrait of their honeymoon in 1962, with hopes and dreams for a future together. The story unfolds with great tenderness to show how, unbeknownst to them both, the decisions they make that summer will resonate throughout their lives.

original title: On Chesil Beach
country: United Kingdom
sales agent: Rocket Science
year: 2017
genre: fiction
directed by: Dominic Cooke
film run: 110'
release date: GB 18/05/2018, IE 18/05/2018, SE 15/06/2018, DE 21/06/2018, NL 28/06/2018, ES 29/06/2018, PL 20/072018, FR 15/08/2018
screenplay: Ian McEwan
cast: Saoirse Ronan, Emily Watson, Anne-Marie Duff, Billy Howle, Samuel West, Adrian Scarborough, Bebe Cave, Jonjo O'Neill, Bernardo Santos, Christopher Bowen
cinematography by: Sean Bobbitt
film editing: Nick Fenton
art director: Suzie Davies, Susannah Brough
costumes designer: Keith Madden
music: Dan Jones
producer: Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley
co-producer: Caroline Levy
executive producer: Babak Eftekhari, Wayne Marc Godfrey, Robert Jones, Zygi Kamasa, Andrew Mackie, Joe Oppenheimer, Beth Pattinson, Richard Payten, Thorsten Schumacher
production: BBC Films, Number 9 Films Ltd
distributor: Lionsgate, Prokino Filmverleih Gmbh, Paradiso Entertainment BV, BTeam Pictures, Mars Films Distribution, CINEMA