Los Angeles: Fox Searchlight, 2000. For Your Consideration script for the 2000 film.

Based on the 1995 play by Doug Wright, a fictionalized account of the final years of the Marquis de Sade's incarceration in the lunatic asylum at Charenton. Nominated for three Academy Awards, including Best Actor for Geoffrey Rush.

Set in Paris and Charenton-Saint-Maurice, shot on location in London and Oxford.

Pictorial white titled wrappers. Title page present, dated Fall 2000, noted as Polished Draft, with credits for screenwriter Doug Wright. 57 leaves, with last page of text numbered 114. Xerographic duplication, printed on rectos and versos. Pages Fine, wrapper Fine, with perfect binding.

[Book #156773]