Notorious Woman (1974)

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The incredible life of novelist George Sand is explored with a particular focus on her romance with the famed musician Frédéric Chopin.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win. See more awards »
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 George Sand (7 episodes, 1974)
Marina McConnell ...
 Ursule Josse (7 episodes, 1974)
Lewis Fiander ...
 Casimir Dudevant (5 episodes, 1974)
Jonathan Newth ...
 Hippolyte Chatiron (4 episodes, 1974)
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 Frédéric Chopin (4 episodes, 1974)
Tim Desmond ...
 Maurice (4 episodes, 1974)
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 Marie Dorval (3 episodes, 1974)
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 Albert Grzymala (3 episodes, 1974)
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 Prosper Merimée (2 episodes, 1974)
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 Jules Sandeau (2 episodes, 1974)
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 Franz Liszt (2 episodes, 1974)
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 Sophie Dupin de Francueil (2 episodes, 1974)
Graham Faulkner ...
 Maurice Dudevant-Sand (2 episodes, 1974)
Georgina Hale ...
 Solange Dudevant-Sand (2 episodes, 1974)
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 Jane Stirling (2 episodes, 1974)
Iona Christie ...
 Solange (2 episodes, 1974)
Basil Henson ...
 Comte de Vigny (2 episodes, 1974)
Jean Rimmer ...
 Louise Jedrzejevicz (2 episodes, 1974)
Christopher Sandford ...
 Sainte-Beuve (2 episodes, 1974)
John Sommerville ...
 Fernand de Preaulx (2 episodes, 1974)
Angela Strachan ...
 Solange (2 episodes, 1974)
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The incredible life of novelist George Sand is explored with a particular focus on her romance with the famed musician Frédéric Chopin.

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Was part of Masterpiece Theatre broadcast in the fall of 1975. See more »

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Superlative series on the life of George Sand

Rosemary Harris is nothing short of brilliant in this mini-series on the life of George Sand. George Chakiris plays Chopin and Jeremy Irons appears as Alfred de Musset. Although there are only seven episodes, it is superbly done. It should have been on video years ago but the problem may be that it may have been filmed in black and white (stills never appear in color, even in books totally devoted to color photography) and it may be felt that there is no market, but THERE IS. I encourage the BBC to make this available to us.


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