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David Leland

The Land Girls

111' - 1998 - War, Drama, Romance - Dialogue: English
Director: David Leland Composer: Brian Lock With: Catherine McCormack, Rachel Weisz, Anna Friel
England, 1941. Three young women arrive at a remote farm in Dorset. They have volunteered to help with the war effort. 21-year-old Joe also lives on the farm. The three girls could not be more different in character: Prue is lively and adventurous, Ag quiet and reserved and Stella is a dreamer whose thoughts are always with her marine officer boyfriend Philip whom she misses dreadfully. Joe is engaged to Janet, his childhood sweetheart. This doesn't stop Prue from making a play for him, nor does it stop the young man from rising to the bait. But Prue soon tires of their secret relationship; her attention is drawn instead to the pilots at the nearby air base whom she finds irresistibly attractive in their smart uniforms.

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David Leland


Brian Lock


Catherine McCormack, Rachel Weisz, Anna Friel

Director of Photography

Henry Braham


Nick Moore


Simon Relph

More information



Countries of production

United Kingdom, France

Screenplay based on

"Land Girls" (Angela Huth)



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