A Welsh journalist breaks the news in the western media of the famine in the Soviet Union in the early 1930s.


Agnieszka Holland


Andrea Chalupa

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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Vanessa Kirby ... Ada Brooks
James Norton ... Gareth Jones
Peter Sarsgaard ... Walter Duranty
Celyn Jones ... Matthew
Joseph Mawle ... George Orwell
Michalina Olszanska
Kenneth Cranham
Richard Elfyn ... Police Officer
Julian Lewis Jones ... Major Jones
Beata Poźniak ... Rhea Clyman (as Beata Poźniak)
Patricia Volny Patricia Volny ... Bonnie (as Patrycja Volny)
Krzysztof Pieczynski ... Maxim Litvinov
Sabrina John ... Welsh Town Person
Billy Holland Billy Holland ... Newspaper boy
Christopher Terry Christopher Terry ... Jacob


Based on real events, the dramatic thriller "Gareth Jones" chronicles a British investigative journalist as he travels deep into the Soviet Union to uncover an international conspiracy. His life-or-death journey inspires George Orwell's "Animal Farm". The director of the film is Agnieszka Holland.

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UK | Poland | Ukraine

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February 2019 (Germany) See more »

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The pre-WWII London locations shown in the movie were actually shot in Edinburgh. See more »

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