Love & Friendship

Set in the 1790’S, LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP centres on beautiful widow Lady Susan Vernon (Kate Beckinsale), who descends upon the estate of her in-laws to wait out colourful rumours about her dalliances circulating through polite society. Whilst there, she decides to secure a husband for herself and her rather reluctant debutante daughter, Frederica (Morfydd Clark).

The comedy of manners reunites director Whit Stillman with Last Days of Disco stars Kate Beckinsale and Chloë Sevigny.

Feature Film, 92 mins

Written and Directed by Whit Stillman

Based on the novella "Lady Susan" by Jane Austen

Produced by Whit Stillman, Katie Holly, Lauranne Bourrachot

Co-produced by Raymond van der Kaaij

Executive-produced by Kieron J. Walsh, Collin de Rham, Nigel Williams and Russell Pennover.

Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Chloë Sevigny, Xavier Samuel, Morfydd Clark, Stephen Fry, Emma Greenwell.

Financiers
Irish Film Board
ARTE France Cinema
Netherlands Film Fund
Soficinema 11
Cineimage 10
Sales Agent:
Protagonist Pictures

Distributors:
Amazon Studios / Roadside Attractions (US)
Curzon Artificial Eye (UK)
Sophie Dulac (France)
Mongrel (Canada)
Transmission (Aus/NZ)
Cineart (NL)
Lens Media (China)
HBO (Central Europe)

Festivals:
Sundance Film Festival
International Film Festival Rotterdam
San Francisco Film Festival
Sydney Film Festival
Seattle International Film Festival
Sarajevo Film Festival
Sarasota Film Festival
Beijing International Film Festival
Indielisboa
Jeonju Film Festival
Brussels Film Festival
Moscow International Film Festival
Munich Film Festival
Jerusalem Film Festival