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A Picture of Katherine Mansfield 

The life of Katherine Mansfield, a prominent writer of the early 20th century, interwoven with adaptations of some of her best-known short stories.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Vanessa Redgrave ...  Katherine / ... 6 episodes, 1973
Jeremy Brett ...  Murry / ... 6 episodes, 1973
Phyllida Law ...  Linda Burnell / ... 5 episodes, 1973
Annette Crosbie ...  L. M. / ... 4 episodes, 1973
Bruce Purchase ...  Stanley Burnell / ... 4 episodes, 1973
Michael Williams ...  D. H. Lawrence 2 episodes, 1973
Joolia Cappleman Joolia Cappleman ...  Olga 2 episodes, 1973
Stanley Lebor ...  Gurdjieff 2 episodes, 1973
Celina Frediani Celina Frediani ...  Kezia 2 episodes, 1973
Lisa Price Lisa Price ...  Isabel 2 episodes, 1973
Maureen Pryor Maureen Pryor ...  Mrs. Fairfield 2 episodes, 1973
Libby Wheeler Libby Wheeler ...  Lottie 2 episodes, 1973
David Parfitt ...  Pip 2 episodes, 1973
Nicolette McKenzie Nicolette McKenzie ...  Beryl 2 episodes, 1973
Laurence Poole Laurence Poole ...  Rags 2 episodes, 1973
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The life of Katherine Mansfield, a prominent writer of the early 20th century, interwoven with adaptations of some of her best-known short stories.

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UK

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Release Date:

1 May 1973 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

(6 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Each of the six episodes of this series consisted of three segments. In each episode the first segment was called "The Life", which covered Katherine Mansfield's life. The other two segments were adaptations of her short stories. See more »

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