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THE LADY IN THE VAN

by Nicholas Hytner

synopsis

The legendary Maggie Smith stars in this adaptation of the based-on-fact play by acclaimed author Alan Bennett, about a high-born homeless woman fallen on hard times who found temporary shelter parking her van in Bennett’s driveway — for fifteen years.

international title: The Lady in the Van
original title: The Lady in the Van
country: United Kingdom, United States
sales agent: Sony Pictures
year: 2015
genre: fiction
directed by: Nicholas Hytner
film run: 104'
release date: GB 13/11/2015, FR 16/03/2016, ES 15/04/2016
screenplay: Alan Bennett
cast: Maggie Smith, Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour, Roger Allam, Stephen Campbell Moore, Samuel Barnett
cinematography by: Andrew Dunn
film editing: Tariq Anwar
art director: Tim Blake Nelson
costumes designer: Natalie Ward
music: George Fenton
producer: Nicholas Hytner, Kevin Loader, Damian Jones
production: BBC Films, TriStar Productions (US)
distributor: Sony Pictures Releasing UK, Sony Pictures Releasing Spain, Sony Pictures Releasing France
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