A Quiet Passion

NYTimes: ‘A Quiet Passion’ Poetically Captures Emily Dickinson

I have a passion for Emily Dickinson. My mentor in poetry and the way she chose to live her life. – j.kiley


A Quiet Passion Trailer

Cynthia Nixon delivers a triumphant performance as Emily Dickinson as she personifies the wit, intellectual independence and pathos of the poet whose genius only came to be recognized after her death. Acclaimed British director Terence Davies (House of Mirth, The Deep Blue Sea) exquisitely evokes Dickinson’s deep attachment to her close knit family along with the manners, mores and spiritual convictions of her time that she struggled with and transcended in her poetry.

Rating . . . PG-13 (for thematic elements, disturbing images and brief suggestive material)
Genre . . . Drama
Directed By . . . Terence Davies
Written By . . . Terence Davies
In Theaters . . . Apr 14, 2017 Limited
On DVD . . . Jul 11th 2017
Runtime . . . 2h 6m
Studio: Hurricane Films

Fresh Tomatoes 92%

CAST
Cynthia Nixon . . . Emily Dickinson
Jennifer Ehle . . . Vinnie Dickinson
Keith Carradine . . . Edward Dickinson
Duncan Duff . . . Austin Dickinson
Jodhi May . . . Emma Bell (Young Emily Dickinson)

*This is for you Karen. You taught me well & started me on a journey that will never end. Happy Birthday!

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