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Malcolm Taylor, Hugo del Carril

Dark River

Edition 1990
100' - 1990 - Drama - Dialogue: English
Director: Malcolm Taylor, Hugo del Carril Composer: Keith Miller With: Hugo del Carril, Adriana Benetti, Raúl del Valle, Tom Bell, Kate Buffery, Siân Phillips
Disillusioned by the decay of Britain, a civil servant, John Deacon Is persuaded to. transfer to a small town in Africa. He soon discovers that his new home is peopled by other disillusioned expatriates who have created a mini-Britaln on the banks of a deep and dark African river. He forms a relationship with the daughter of the club chairman, Lydia Priestly, who uses Deacon's worldly wisdom to boost her own confidence and advance her own social progress. One of the first conquests bred by her new-found self assurance Is Deacon's best friend, who loses Deacon's savings in a hare brained scheme for exporting ostrich feathers.

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Credits

Director

Malcolm Taylor, Hugo del Carril

Composer

Keith Miller

With

Hugo del Carril, Adriana Benetti, Raúl del Valle, Tom Bell, Kate Buffery, Siân Phillips

Scenario

Eduardo Borrás, Alfredo Varela, Malcolm Taylor

Director of Photography

Robin Vidgeon, Colin Clarke

Editor

Stuart Taylor

Producer

Malcolm Taylor, Shellie Smith

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Year

1990

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