FRANCES-ANNE SOLOMON ||| Filmmaker | Writer | Producer | Love is the Devil
portfolio_page-template-default,single,single-portfolio_page,postid-16328,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-title-hidden,qode_grid_1200,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-10.1,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0.1,vc_responsive


UK/USA/France/Japan | 7 October 1998 | Biography/Drama/Romance

Starring: Derek Jacobi, Daniel Craig, Anne Lambton, Karl Johnson, Annabel Brooks, Adrian Scarborough, Tilda Swinton Directed by: John Maybury
Written by: John Maybury
Produced by: Takashi Asai, Ben Gibson, Patrice Haddad, Yvonne Isimeme Ibazebo, Chiara Menage, Frances-Anne Solomon

Synopsis: A biography of painter Francis Bacon (Jacobi), it concentrates on his strained relationship with George Dyer (Craig), a small-time thief. The film draws heavily on the authorised biography of Bacon, The Gilded Gutter Life of Francis Bacon by Daniel Farson, and is dedicated to him

Awards: Best New British Feature (director John Maybury) and two Best British Performance awards at Edinburgh International Film Festival, Art Fiction: Best Direction & Art Fiction: Best Cinematography at Art Film Festival, Best Actor at Evening Standard British Film Awards, Best Cinematography at Fantasporto

IMDB | Website