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Philippe Saville

Fellow traveller

97' - 1989 - Drama - Dialogue: English
Director: Philippe Saville Composer: Colin Towns With: Ron Silver, Hart Bochner, Imogen Stubbs
Blacklisted screenwriter Asa Kaufman flees the U.S.A before he can be summoned to appear before the House Un­American Activities Committee (HUAC). After settling in London, he teams that his best friend, actor Clifford Byrne, has committed suicide. Searching for clues to the mystery surrounding this tragedy, Asa tums to Clifford's ex-girlfriend, British political activist Sarah Aitchinson, with whom he begins an affair. Asa hears that the actor named names before HUAC. His doubts are further inflamed when he finds out that left-wing psychotherapist Jerry Leavy is In Europe on a lecture tour...

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Credits

Director

Philippe Saville

Composer

Colin Towns

With

Ron Silver, Hart Bochner, Imogen Stubbs

Scenario

Michael Eaton

Director of Photography

John Kenway

Editor

Greg Miller

Producer

Michael Wearing

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Year

1989

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