Thursday, April 7, 2016

Jane Austen Movie: Love & Friendship

Love & Friendship (2016)
Director/screenplay: Whit Stillman
Based on novella: Lady Susan by Jane Austen
Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Chloë Sevigny, Xavier Samuel
-Drama, Romance | imdb

Lady Susan Vernon takes up temporary residence at her in-laws' estate and, while there, is determined to be a matchmaker for her daughter Frederica -- and herself too, naturally.

FYI: This film has been chosen for opening night (April 21) of the San Francisco International Film Festival 2016 (details here). Will I be there? You betcha ;-)



  1. Can't wait! Love that Kate Beckinsale is Susan.

  2. I have never heard of this novella, but LOVE all things Jane Austen. Thanks for bringing this to my attention!


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