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Vita & Virginia (2018)

It's the fascinating true story about the love affair between socialite and popular author Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf.

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Chanya Button

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Eileen Atkins, Virginia Woolf (letters) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gemma Arterton ... Vita Sackville-West
Elizabeth Debicki ... Virginia Woolf
Isabella Rossellini ... Lady Sackville
Rupert Penry-Jones ... Harold Nicolson
Peter Ferdinando ... Leonard Woolf
Emerald Fennell ... Vanessa Bell
Gethin Anthony ... Clive Bell
Rory Fleck Byrne ... Geoffrey Scott
Karla Crome ... Dorothy Wellesley
Adam Gillen Adam Gillen ... Duncan Grant
Brenock O'Connor ... Julian Bell
Amelie Metcalfe Amelie Metcalfe ... Angelica Bell
Darren Dixon Darren Dixon ... Ben Sackville-West
Sam Hardy ... Nigel Sackville-West
Jane McGrath Jane McGrath ... Nelly
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Storyline

Vita and Virginia is a love story of the affair and the friendship between writer Virginia Woolf "Elizabeth Debicki", and aristocrat Vita Sackville West "Gemma Arterton". In 1922, when Vita receives an invitation their paths crossed in Bloomsbury with Virginia. Their romance overcomes all social boundaries, Virginia's mental health struggles Vita's recklessness and neither will ever be the same without the other. Written by Merve Kurt

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Country:

Ireland | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 August 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Vita és Virginia See more »

Filming Locations:

Ireland See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Gethin Anthony (Clive Bell) and Brenock O'Connor (Julian Bell) both previously appeared in Game of Thrones (2011), in the roles of Renly Baratheon and Olly respectively. They are among a number of former Game of Thrones cast members who have also played members of the Bloomsbury Group on screen: the others include Jonathan Pryce (the High Sparrow in Game of Thrones) who played Lytton Strachey in Carrington (1995); Stephen Dillane (Stannis Baratheon) who played Leonard Woolf in The Hours (2002); and Finn Jones (Loras Tyrell) who played Julian Bell in Life in Squares (2015). See more »

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Borefest
4 November 2018 | by tomfm993See all my reviews

Rarely have I been so completely bored watching a film. It ended and the audience honestly seemed stunned. Motionless. How could you make a film about two interesting writers so boring and with such awful dialogue?


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