No photo available. Represent Rumer Godden? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 16,104 this week

Rumer Godden (1907–1998)

Rumer Godden was brought up in India at the turn of the century. Her father worked for the Bengal Steamship Company and the family travelled around the India of The British Raj quite a bit. Rumer was a precocious child and wrote her auto-biography when she was only 6! As she grew up she became fascinated by the Indian peoples and the Hindu ... See full bio »

Reboots & Remakes We Can't Wait to See

From "Dexter" to The Suicide Squad, here are our picks for the reboots and remakes we're most excited for in 2021 and beyond.

Browse our picks

Great Films the 2021 Oscars Missed for Best Picture

Here are some great movies worth streaming that you won't see at the Oscars this year.

Watch the video

Related News

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by Taboola

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1084 people
created 22 Jan 2012
 
a list of 349 people
created 01 Jul 2018
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Rumer Godden's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

(1947)
Enchantment Writer
(1948)
(1961)
The River Writer
(1951)

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (16 credits)
 2020 Black Narcissus (TV Mini-Series) (based on the novel by - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2020) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.1 (2020) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.2 (2020) ... (based on the novel by)
 1996 The Peacock Spring (TV Movie) (novel)
 1991 The Wish That Changed Christmas (TV Movie) (book "The Story of Holly and Ivy")
 1984 Tottie: The Story of a Dolls' House (TV Series) (book The Dolls' House - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1984) ... (book The Dolls' House)
- Episode #1.4 (1984) ... (book The Dolls' House)
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... (book The Dolls' House)
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... (book The Dolls' House)
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... (book The Dolls' House)
  All for Love (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode, 1983) (book - 1 episode, 1982)
- Fireworks for Elspeth (1983) ... (short story)
- L'Elegance (1982) ... (book)
 1969-1981 Jackanory (TV Series) (book - 7 episodes)
- Mr. McFadden's Hallowe'en: Part 5 (1981) ... (book)
- Mr. McFadden's Hallowe'en: Part 4 (1981) ... (book)
- Mr. McFadden's Hallowe'en: Part 3 (1981) ... (book)
- Mr. McFadden's Hallowe'en: Part 2 (1981) ... (book)
- Mr. McFadden's Hallowe'en: Part 1 (1981) ... (book)
 1976 Kizzy (TV Series) (novel "The Diddakoi" - 6 episodes)
- The Bonfire (1976) ... (novel "The Diddakoi")
- No Escape (1976) ... (novel "The Diddakoi")
- Into Care (1976) ... (novel "The Diddakoi")
- She Can't Stay There! (1976) ... (novel "The Diddakoi")
- What Shall We Do with Kizzy? (1976) ... (novel "The Diddakoi")
 1975 In This House of Brede (TV Movie) (novel)
 1961 Loss of Innocence (novel "The Greengage Summer") / (screenplay - uncredited)
 1958 Innocent Sinners (novel "An Episode of Sparrows") / (screenplay)
 1956 Climax! (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- An Episode of Sparrows (1956) ... (novel)
 1953 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- A Breath of Air (1953) ... (story)
 1951 The River (novel) / (screenplay)
 1948 Enchantment (from a novel by)
 1947 Black Narcissus (adapted from the novel by)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (3 credits)
 1995 Bookmark (TV Series)
Self
- Rumer Godden: An Indian Affair (1995) ... Self
 1993 Jean Renoir: Part Two - Hollywood and Beyond (TV Movie documentary)
 1967 Today (TV Series)
Self
- Episode dated 5 December 1967 (1967) ... Self
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: Five for Sorrow Ten for Joy Publisher: Futura Publishing Company Inc See more »

Publicity Listings:

See more »

Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

For a dyed-in-the-wool author, nothing is as dead as a book once it is written. ...She is rather like a cat whose kittens have grown up.

Trivia:

She was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in 1993 for her services to literature. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed