DVD
English
Title
The English patient / dir. and screenplay by Anthony Minghella ; based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje
Director
Anthony Minghella
Based on the work of
Michael Ondaatje
Composer
Gabriel Yared 1949-
Actor
Ralph Fiennes Juliette Binoche 1964- Willem Dafoe Kristin Scott Thomas
Language
English
Publisher
RCV, 2007
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1996
Playing time
ca. 162 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8713045200008 8713045214500

About Anthony Minghella

Anthony Minghella, (6 January 1954 – 18 March 2008) was a British film director, playwright and screenwriter. He was chairman of the board of Governors at the British Film Institute between 2003 and 2007.

He won the Academy Award for Best Director for The English Patient (1996). In addition, he received three more Academy Award nominations; he was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for both The English Patient (1996) and The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), and was posthumously nominated for Best Picture for The Reader (2008), as a co-producer.

Early life

Minghella was born in Ryde, on the Isle of Wight, an island off the south coast of England that is a popular holiday resort. His family are well known on the Island, where they ran a café in Ryde until the 1980s and have run an eponymous business making and selling Italian-style ice cream since the 1950s. His par…Read more on Wikipedia