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by James Ivory


Set in Shanghai just before the Japanese invasion, a love story centring on a disillusioned American diplomat and a beautiful Russian countess who has fallen on hard times and makes her way by working in cheap bars.

international title: The White Countess
original title: The White Countess
country: United Kingdom, China, Italy, Germany
sales agent: Global Cinema Group
year: 2005
genre: fiction
directed by: James Ivory
film run: 135'
release date: IT 10/02/2006
screenplay: Kazuo Ishiguro
cast: Ralph Fiennes, Vanessa Redgrave, Natasha Richardson
producer: Andreas Schmid, Ismail Merchant, Andre Morgan, Marcus Schöfer
co-producer: Paul Bradley, Richard Hawley
production: Merchant Ivory Productions, Mikado Film, Shanghai Spell Ltda.
backing: VIP 3 Meidenfords, Shanghai Film Studios
distributor: Medusa Film, Nordisk Film AB, Sony Pictures Entertainment Iberia, Sony Pictures Releasing Belgium, Sony Pictures Releasing Ireland, Sony Pictures Releasing Sweden AB, Sony Pictures Releasing UK
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