The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (1978)

Film details

Synopsis

Second of two films about the Lake Poets William Wordsworth and Samuel Coleridge. In Coleridge's poem, the Ancient Mariner kills an albatross and is cursed for life. Coleridge himself was cursed by opium addiction.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top