Dir. Christopher Newby

UK, Belgium 1993 | Colour | 106 mins | Cert 12 | Drama

Cast: Natalie Morse, Eugene Bervoets, Pete Postlethwaite

Directed by Chris Newby (Madagasgar Skin) and starring Pete Postlethwaite and Christopher Eccleston, Anchoress is a visually arresting story of religious conflict set in the Middle Ages, in which a young girl’s transcendental vision of the Virgin Mary threatens to upset the foundations of her community. Mastered from original negatives, with special features including short films by Chris Newby.

Available on: DVD


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