John Wycliffe - The Morning Star (1985)

Film details

Synopsis

Dramatised account of the last few years in the life of John Wycliffe, including his stand against the abuses of the Church, trial for heresy, banishment from Oxford, where he was Master of Balliol, and exile in Lutterworth, where he completed the first translation of the Bible into English. Made to commemorate the 600th anniversary of his death.

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