Title
Great expectations
Director
Julian Jarrold
Author of screenplay
Tony Marchant
Based on the work of
Charles Dickens
Composer
Peter Salem
Actor
Ioan Gruffudd Bernard Hill Charlotte Rampling Justine Waddell
Language
English
Publisher
London: BBC, 2006
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1999
Playing time
200 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8717344723121

About Julian Jarrold

Julian Edward Peter Jarrold (born 15 May 1960 in Norwich, Norfolk) is a BAFTA Award-nominated English film and television director.

Early life

Jarrold was born into the family which founded Jarrolds of Norwich in 1823. He was educated at Gresham's School, Holt, and Trinity & All Saints College.

Career

Jarrold directed Great Expectations, starring Ioan Gruffudd, in 1999. The Boston Globe felt that Jarrold helped distinguish it from the many other adaptations by "keeping the reins in on his characters, emotionally and morally. They are unromanticized and low-key performances that only rarely spill over into the maudlin and righteous." In 2006, Jarrold directed Kinky Boots. The Chicago Tribune called the film "quite enjoyable, effortlessly well-done on every level, even moving at times, but relatively lightweight." In 2007, B…Read more on Wikipedia