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Running time
97 min.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Richard Eyre, Charles Wood (Biography: John Bayley)
James Horner
Roger Pratt
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Miramax Films / BBC Films / Intermedia Films
Drama | Biography. Disease. Alzheimer's. Disability
Synopsis / Plot
Iris Murdoch (Winslet, Dench) was one of the most extraordinary women of her generation. A brilliant scholar at Oxford in the 1950s, she later became a noted philosopher and novelist. Through it all, her soulmate and husband, John Bayley (Broadbent, Bonneville) stood beside her every step of the way. Based on the memoir Elegy for Iris by John Bayley.
2001: Oscar: Best Supporting Actor (Jim Broadbent) 3 Nominations
2001: Golden Globe: Best Supporting Actor (Jim Broadbent). 3 Nominations
2001: BAFTA Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Judi Dench). 6 Nominations
2001: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Actor (Broadbent)
2001: 2 Awards National Board of Review: Supporting Actor, Reconocimiento Special
2001: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Sup. Actor and Sup. Actress
2001: Nominated for Critics' Choice Awards: Best Supporting Actor (Jim Broadbent)
2002: Berlin Film Festival: Piper Heidsieck New Talent Award (Bonneville)
2002: European Film Awards: Audience Award Best Actress (Kate Winslet)
2001: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Nom. Best Actress (Dench) & Sup. Actor (Broadbent)
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