Brief Encounter

Celia Johnson (starring)
David Lean (director, screenwriter)
Noel Coward (play, screenwriter)
Anthony Havelock-Allan, Ronald Neame (screenwriters)
Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway (starring)

N.p. N.p., 1945. Vintage reference photograph from the 1945 British film, showing actress Celia Johnson leaning against a door.

Based on Noel Coward's 1936 play "Still Life," about a suburban housewife who enters into a passionate extramarital affair with a married stranger she meets at a railway station. Winner of the Palme d'Or, and nominated for three Academy Awards.

Set and shot on location in Lancashire, Cumbria, and London.

7.5 x 9.75 inches. Near Fine.

Criterion Collection 76. Rosenbaum 1000.


[Book #154826]