Jane Eyre
Susanna White
Based on the work of
Charlotte Brontë
Francesca Annis Toby Stephens
2 Entertain, © 2017
2 dvd-video's
Recording date
Playing time
207 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands BBC productie
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About Susanna White

Susanna White (born 1960) is a British television and film director.

Early life

White was born in England in 1960. She first became interested in films at 8 years old, when she visited the set of the BBC children's TV show Crackerjack, and asked her parents to buy her a Super 8 film camera. She read English at Oxford University, and then won a Fulbright scholarship to study film at UCLA.


After graduation, White spent 12 years making documentaries for BBC2. In 1999, she failed to win a place on a BBC training scheme and was turned down for a BBC drama director trainee course. In 2001, she was supported by BBC2 controller Jane Root, who eased her into drama with a £200,000 budget drama for BBC2, Love Again, about Philip Larkin. She won a BAFTA award for best drama serial for her work on the 2005 version of Bleak House. She directed the BBC mini-series Jane Eyre …Read more on Wikipedia