Cheri + Stephen Frears and Christopher Hampton In Conversation

Stephen Frears, director of acclaimed films such as Dangerous Liaisons and The Queen, and talented screenwriter Christopher Hampton (Atonement), visit BFI Southbank to discuss their latest collaboration, Cheri. Michelle Pfeiffer and Rupert Friend star in this visually beautiful tale of age and loss, adapted from the 1920s classic by French novelist Colette. Hosted by Briony Hanson of the Script Factory, Hampton explains his method of adapting the story for the screen while Frears turns an acerbic eye to the filmmaking process.


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