Christopher Himself

David Suchet, Adam Godley, Bernard Cribbins and Sylvestra Le Touzel star in a new dramatisation of Prater Violet, Christopher Isherwood's novel about his creative coming of age in the movie world of the 1930s.

To mark the 100th anniversary of Isherwood's birth, his former partner, Don Bachardy and scholar Kate Bucknell, explore the unique ways in which he used his own life-story in his fiction.

Written by Philip Glassboro, with music specially arranged and performed by Guy Meredith

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David Suchet, Adam Godley, Bernard Cribbins and Sylvestra Le Touzel star in a new dramatisation of Prater Violet, Christopher Isherwood's novel about his creative coming of age in the movie world of the 1930s.

To mark the 100th anniversary of Isherwood's birth, his former partner, Don Bachardy and scholar Kate Bucknell, explore the unique ways in which he used his own life-story in his fiction.

Written by Philip Glassboro, with music specially arranged and performed by Guy Meredith